Choose Joy

As we go into the busiest weeks of the year, I encourage you to choose joy. In the difficult situations, in the uncomfortable family get togethers and in the sad memories. Find the things that make your heart smile and do those things. It isn’t always easy. However, if you start focus on choosing joy, […]

Been gone too long!

This morning I was thinking about my word for 2020 would be. I have been praying on it for a couple of weeks now. It hit me this morning that Grace is the right word for where I am. That had me reflecting on words of years past. 2018 was Cultivate, that was a good […]

3rd Week in a Row

For the 3rd Wednesday in a row, my children have a snow day.  That means no school, which means, no work for me. I have been beyond thankful for leaving my 9 to 5 really ever since I submitted my intent to leave.  However, over the last few weeks, with 5 snow days in all […]

REBLOG: Have you discovered the Secret?

I wrote this post a few years ago now.  After last night though, I couldn’t stop thinking about it.  I wrote a post last night about The Secret and thought that I would share this oldie to go along with it! via Have you discovered the Secret?

Busyness

My readings for the last couple of days in my devotional have been about busyness. Keeping ourselves busy as a drug or a distraction for what is really going on in our lives. I am totally guilty of this. Hence my 2019 goal of Living on Purpose. There have been many times where I go […]

Friendship #Thisis38

REAL FRIENDSHIPS!!!  At 38, that is all that I am looking for.  The people who will be right next to you when you are going through the hard stuff.  Though, they also understand when you go weeks without checking in!! I wrote about my close ones in this post a few weeks ago. Home Team

Savor: Blessing & Curses

What events in your past felt like curses and turned out to be blessings?  I’ll keep it simple, my Divorce! “When you realize that the story of your life could be told a thousand different ways, that you could tell it as a tragedy, but you choose to call it an epic, that’s when you […]

Home Team

Who is on your “home team”? When the going gets rough?  Who is your go-to?  Who are the people that you know will always show up for you, that will come in the middle of the night and will help you get through when everything seems like it is falling apart? Aside from my husband, […]