For a while now, a long while, I have desired to go back to work. Not in a traditional sense, although that was something I actually considered, but in a self employed way. There's something about becoming self employed and getting up every day doing something that I love that really REALLY excites me. I'm… Continue reading I patiently wait
As I lie here in bed this Sunday afternoon, snuggled next to my tiny 8 year old and my dog sitting on my shoulder, I am filled with hope. I look around at my life and think about all that God has done in it. About 8 years ago I made a decision that would… Continue reading I Surrender!
Motherhood. What a gift! Mother's Day every year is a day to honor your mothers. It's a day where husbands and children shower mom in gifts and praises. It's a day to celebrate your mom on Mother's Day. But what is motherhood to you? What is it to me? Motherhood to me is knowing that… Continue reading The Gift of Motherhood
Lately I've been searching. Searching within, searching God, searching life and wondering...what it is that persistently nags at me. The thing that keeps me feeling complacent...the thing that makes me feel "stuck". I've learned that it's not one thing, but it's a combination of things that leave me to feel this way. So I'll share… Continue reading Unplug….Reboot
I'm not really sure where it happened, but somewhere in the distant past God did something inside of me. He put inside of me a very different kind of love. It's a love that knows no bounds. It's a love that's very hard at times to even wrap my mind around. It's a love that… Continue reading I choose Love
Tomorrow I am going to strive to go the whole day without complaining. I won't complain about my chores, I won't complain about having to do hours of homework with my kids, I won't complain about the messy kitchen. Yes, tomorrow I will not complain. I went to bed with a prayer on my heart… Continue reading A Day Without Complaining
My pastor challenged us in church this morning to reach out to one person who has left an impression on us. His point being, sometimes you don't know you're affecting someone's life in a positive way and it's encouraging to hear this from those you touch. As I sat and thought about this today, I… Continue reading 3 sweet spirits