I’ve taken on this wonderful new role in my life. That of the substitute teacher. About 9 years ago now I had started the process. Then things got rocky with my ex and it was put on the back burner. Never really to be thought about again until a month or so ago. At my […]
When something unexpected comes out of nowhere and you don’t FREAK OUT… that’s progress! I don’t do well with change. Specifically if that change deals directly with my time, my money or my children. It’s OK to not like it when things change. Necessary though to think, is there anything that I can do? Is […]
What is your love language? There are 5 of them. Acts of service, words of affirmation, receiving gifts, quality time and physical touch. If you don’t know or you’re unsure, take the quiz at the link below. Home Mine is acts of service followed closely by physical touch. I had taken this quiz 5 or […]
We all have the same 24 hours in our day. How do you use yours? Do you look at time as a precious gift or take it for granted? I value my time. More importantly, I want others to know that I value theirs as well. I show up to things when I’m asked to, […]
How will you do in a storm? Are you prepared? Will you rise to help others or will you fall and feel bad for yourself? When we are stewardly with our time, energy, money and resources we feel more prepared for when times get hard. Cooking a meal, buying a cup of coffee, offering someone […]
Just a thought for today. Are you stewardly with all that you’ve been given? Or do you try to control everything you’ve been given? Until this morning I didn’t know that trying to control was the opposite of being stewardly. I’ll work harder to be the latter.
Every single step is going toward something better. You can only get there if you keep moving. Sometimes it can feel like we are at a stand still, but we aren’t. Keep working hard with a grateful heart.
Over the last 4+ years of blogging I have been open about the fact that I believe in God and church is a regular part of my life. Faith! Faith is having a trust or belief in something, a higher power. It doesn’t have to be a religion, just something. When we have something to […]
This morning I was thinking about friends and family (including myself) who have been through divorce. The circumstances behind coming to that conclusion. The grass is always greener epidemic. We get to this point in our lives where we think “there has to be something better.” The truth is that we can create that something […]
I wake uo nearly every morning and the first thing I do is write in my gratitude journal. I just write whatever flows naturally. This is part of my wellness. Even if I’m tired and sore when I wake up, I can think of things to be grateful for. Nearly every morning God, my husband […]