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“Hey, how are you?” I sent this text out to a few people this morning and it kind of made me stop and pause for a minute. Why was I texting this simple, overused and often undervalued question? Did I TRULY want to know how these people were doing? Did I care to hear about […]

How Are You?

November 20, 2017

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As I sat on my couch last week I felt myself going stir crazy. It happens from time to time, the hair on my skin stands up, my heart races, and I feel like I’m getting boxed in. My workout was finished, I had house cleaning I could do but didn’t feel like it, I […]

Monday Thoughts

August 14, 2017

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The other day I cracked open one of my old journals I brought with me; it’s a journal that I’ve periodically written in since 2010. The spine is falling apart, my handwriting has changed at least 15 times, and it’s full of hilarious moments balanced with heart-wrenching struggle. I love writing in a journal because […]

Old Journal Entries

July 31, 2017

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When I was single there were many nights I would lay awake at night thinking about my future marriage. What struggles would we face, what joys would we share, what adventures would we embrace together? I read articles, some books, and talked to a lot of friends about what marriage was to them or for them and how they […]

Praying With Intent

May 3, 2017

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Today is Resurrection day. There are many things I can say about today – but to put it simply as I sit in my car after listening to a sermon of Jesus defeating death on a cross for our sins. HE LIVES. There is no doubt in my mind or heart that I have a […]

He Lives

April 16, 2017

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Sunday night was beautiful; but not in the traditional way we are so used to boxing beauty within. Eddie & I went for a workout together and then a splurge meal on sushi (yes counter productive, it was our cheat meal). As dinner started to wrap up my head began to pound and by the time […]

Small Moments Of Beauty

February 22, 2017