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….
“Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour.” 1 Peter 5:8 Sleep is legit A THING. It’s not just a suggestion or great idea. It’s not only for “those” moms, the singles or our retired community. Sleep is for sanity. Sleep is … Continue reading An Answer to Anger…
“Command and teach these things. Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.” 1 Timothy 4:11-12 NIV A lie this world loves to breath into our thoughts is “you are not enough.” You are … Continue reading You are enough.
Warfare, a battle raging inside. A fight between what we know and what we do. A struggle to stay the course when temptation, frustration and ego steps in. I read scripture daily. This isn't me tooting a righteous horn, this is my confession. That my internal temptations are so strong that I must hear, … Continue reading Letting our emotions get the best of us…