Readers make Writers

Readers make Writers

I've heard it said before that people who read are also people who write. Basically, if you are a reader you are also someone who puts pen to paper and thoughts to scribble. If this thought is correct than in my case, it is absolutely true. I Fell head over heels in love with stories [...]

Shake It Off

Shake It Off

My son plays hockey. Ice hockey. Yes, you heard that right. This Florida native, sun loving girl created, in her body, a child that loves snow and ICE! I still can't understand it. He at 7 years old and living in a southern state, is fairly good at it. Especially for just learning this year. [...]

Belonging

Belonging

I do not know when the relentlessness of life’s most hurtful things will make sense but I do know that with Jesus I find my belonging. I do not have to negotiate, or prove my worth. I find friendships potential and the utter acceptance of me. I find a friend that will not drop me, that is loyal for life! He tells me Everyday that His vision for me is still so great and that His dreams of what we can do as a team is still building!  I do not know if you have moved away from your tribe, been told you no longer serve a vision in a persons life, or have lost someone though death or sickness. I hope you know you belong. That you are important and that you matter. Valued. You belong to Him and He will never give up on you. Just an FYI, I never will either! In all the transitions and transformations of life, I’m here. 

Beauty

Beauty

Beauty… it’s an interesting concept that we all have very strong emotions towards. We all can appreciate a flower blooming or a marvelous production being put together as beautiful. Music is beautiful but whether you like the personal music piece I pick is a unique preferences. And so when we look at ourselves we feel [...]

Justification

Justification

A friend of mine and I were talking the other day and she said “I’m home right now, and I don’t need to have a blog to justify it.” It struck a cord with me. I felt like I had been slapped.  I have a blog. This blog create's zero income for my family at [...]

The Story of Shame

The Story of Shame

From the beginning of time men and women have been given subtle pushes from society and our world of what roles we should play and what obligations we have. When we don't measure up in any way we feel shame. Shame: Makes us feel less than; it diminishes the individual's value It causes us to [...]