It's no secret that this has been the "thorn" in my life, to poke me, make me uncomfortable, force me to take a step back & really evaluate what this life is truly about. One thing I'm not sure I fully realized before my 1st loss, 3 years ago, was that everyone suffered...everyone. I truly … Continue reading My story, my miscarriage…
Scripture isn’t just a gateway to our past but a promise to our present day. Paul perhaps is one of our wisest counselors, guides and brothers to these very promises. “Though we experience every kind of pressure, we’re not crushed. At times we don’t know what to do, but quitting is not an option. We … Continue reading Quitting is not an option.
Let Day 2 commence! Be it the shining sun or a good nights sleep, a fresh perspective can really change a girl’s psyche. Just 24 hours prior, I was having the worlds largest pity party and today, well today is what I came for! Magic, amazement and pure joy. Galaxies Edge...ie: the land of Star … Continue reading La la land…
Contentment is a complex word. It encapsulates confidence, a still peace in our heart. It’s where my soul sits and waits without worry. Oh how I wish hind site weren’t a thing. I wish I could untangle my mess in the very moment it is happening. But alas I can not. Therefore I sit and … Continue reading The Not So Magical Kingdom….
That damn double bubble. You know the one. Where your pants so intrusively hit where your winter coat has decided to take temporary residency. I say temporary because by January 1st I will drink that Kool-Aid that promises a new you in the new year and hit the gym...or lets be real, my home DVD's … Continue reading How a Season of Sadness…Can Become That of Hope.
"Her success does not diminish mine." - Jessica Honegger, Noonday I don’t know where this terrible lie was birthed since not one of us ever in the history of this world did it all on our own. What happened to imitation being the biggest form of flattery?! Knowing that every word has already been spoken. … Continue reading Comparison Is Not Our Comrade.
To be thankful is to be vulnerable. To be real. To be honest. To stare down every expectation, hope and desire for where you thought you would be, who you thought would be there, how you thought this day would look and say, no. No to the expectations you are placing upon them and likewise … Continue reading Finding Thankful….
While classic “perfectionism” has never been my mantra, my Achilles, I realize it’s been one of my many narratives. I don’t hold a perfectionist perspective that says I must look a certain way or accomplish a required amount but I most definitely deem myself to be “too much”...too often. I minimize my passionate personality to … Continue reading Turkey & Perfectionism Don’t Mix….