I've been thinking about writing this piece for a few months now and after a ditch diving experience I had a few days ago (as of last week, I'm embarrassingly part of the ditch club <------ hint hint, that's me in the ditch overthere... but more on that later) I now had the PERFECT TITLE … Continue reading Ditch the Fear
What’s more “worldly” than Starbucks in Target?... My (now, not so secret) guilty pleasure is strolling the isles of Target (kid-less) sipping on my beloved Starbucks, enjoying all the pretty things… that SURELY makes me friends of this world right?
"From tragedy to triumphs, sickness and health, birth to death, a pastor is there to celebrate or mourn with us any moment, along life's twisted path..."
What really is "success" though? Perfection? The attempt of something difficult? Learning from failures? Well I've strived. I failed. I got back up. I tried again. I am pushing through the hard times and I'm victorious. Or not... depending on what side of the coin you look at...
Every day should be a 'holiday' to celebrate love! And April 18th is my family 's special holiday to honor and celebrate all the love in our life🎉 So- full disclosure (it's not a secret) I love to celebrate! Who doesn't love a good celebration? I liked to celebrate "the little things" even yeaaaaaars ago, … Continue reading Love Day
We all have a story and what a treasure it would be if we all shared it; the good, the bad and the divine!
I am a Birth Mom This is my story. This is my truth. This is my journey, and today I grieve. I do it every year, on January 8th, I allow myself to grieve. 18 years ago, I gave birth to a beautiful little girl. I had always wanted children, I was one of "those" … Continue reading Grieving Joy
It's been almost 3 months since we have arrived at our new home state, Ohio... and WOW what an adventure ALREADY! From figuring out where to put all our stuff (who's sleeping where, and where to put ALL my coffee mugs, etc), to figuring out where the local grocery store is, (and Hobby Lobby, coffee … Continue reading Discovering Ohio
Have you heard that song by Matthew West, called Day One? I LOVE that song! It's so inspiring to me. It's my reminder that every day is a fresh new day to do better, be better, love better, have new adventures, etc. etc. etc. "It's day one of the best of my life I'm marching … Continue reading Day One
This week was Vacation Bible Camp, VBC, and let me tell you... What! A! Week! Vacation Bible Camp, at Christ Community Chapel (CCC) Hudson Campus, is no joke! As a new resident of Ohio, and a new attendee at CCC, I had no idea what to expect. I heard it was big but I have … Continue reading It’s That Time of Year