Raise your hand if you need some hope and encouragement right about now? Thumbs up if you need to cry . . . from laughter? Unmute yourself and join Wendy as she brings 5 survival tips using her humor and Jesus encouragement to help us kick off the new year without using the terms “unprecedented times” or “robust”.

Wendy Hagen is a former child actress with no criminal record and author of Totally Desperate Mom. Wendy has three children ages 12, 14, and 16. She stinks at crafts, loves all things UCLA, makes Persian food on Christmas Eve and enjoys Christian rap music.