Life: The Not So Great Balancing Act 

What I've learned in my 31 years is life can leave you overwhelmed and stressed if you don't have balance. I commend those people who've got it figured out, those multitaskers who succeed in every challenge. For the rest of us, how do we manage?!  Unfortunately, though I've discovered that I can only truly be... Continue Reading →

Don’t Let It Consume You 

The hardest part about being me  is dealing with anger.  I become very entitled when I'm wronged or when I perceive that I have been wronged. I suppress anger and tears flow, then I become depressed.  It can be crippling at times.  I feel like I waste so much energy over things I can't control;... Continue Reading →

Release your Hostages Now – It’s Time 

Tonight I want to encourage you to do something that may pose as extremely difficult, but will be beneficial to the next chapter in your life: Release your hostages. Release your hostages!  What I'm really saying is you need to forgive and move on.  You're probably thinking to yourself, "Who exactly am I holding hostage??"... Continue Reading →

The New Is Here!

I feel alright tonight! For the first time in a long time, I am in a place of contentment.  There are so many exciting things happening in my life and I am finally walking out my God given purpose.  About 3 weeks ago, I accepted another hat, Youth Pastor. Me and my husband share this... Continue Reading →

You’re not invited, it’s all yourNobody’s fault   Today’s entry is very personal to me as I am still dealing with this issue in my personal life.  I hate to admit it, but as amazing as my closest friends are, I sometimes deal with the feeling of being merely tolerated-just being invited to appease me.... Continue Reading →

We’re Better Together

Sunday evening while my husband and I were folding clothes, he became offended by something I was doing; as he folded an article of clothing and placed it in my reach, I picked it up and re-folded it! He became really offended by this! LOL!! With my actions, he interpreted that the way he was... Continue Reading →

Is it my day?

Every morning my husband takes our 3 and 2 year old sons to daycare.  Every morning, it has to be established who gets to open the door to the daycare. EVERY MORNING. My husband has it down to a science. On Monday, everyone opens the door together; on Tuesday, Caleb (my 3 year old) gets... Continue Reading →

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