Dealing with Stress: Crying

I'm not sure if I will make a series as I work through this, but for the moment, this is where I am. How do I deal with stress? I run it out, or shoot it out, yell it out, or sometimes (NOT frequently!) I cry it out. But I definitely do not—do not!—talk about... Continue Reading →


Finding Joy.

It's one of those days. You know the one, where there is nothing particularly wrong with the unfolding events in the day, but something is off. Something is out of the ordinary in your mind. Your heart is expecting the unexpected--and not in a good way. Maybe it's the weather. Maybe it's a dream you... Continue Reading →

Whirlwind trip: Germany! 🇩🇪

My friend and I have been planning nearly six months for this whirlwind trip to Germany, but it was completely worth it! We decided to visit some friends over ours who moved to Germany within the last year. I hope you enjoy scouring our pictures as much as I enjoyed taking them! Maybe you can... Continue Reading →

Sharing Saturday: The Puzzle Theory

I visited with my sister last night who shared a theory with me regarding different thought processes in dating relationships. This made me laugh out loud and I wanted to share this wisdom with you! The Puzzle Theory:Men and women have very different ways of viewing one another in the dating world. I call it... Continue Reading →

Sharing Saturday: Calling all Single and Married People!

One of my friends recently shared this podcast with me and I found it very enlightening. It is different than most sermons I hear about my "season of singleness". It also shares wonderful joys of being married. Whether married or single, dating or diaper-changing, listen up! Listen to: Do Single and Married People have Different... Continue Reading →

Write Outside the [BOX]: Challenge #5

Write a story with only one character in it.  Soliloquy of a (hopeless) book nerd:  When I come home from work after a busy busy day I plop on the couch to watch Netflix. After three minutes, a scene reminds me of a book that I'm reading. Instead of pulling a book of the shelf,... Continue Reading →

Love Does: A Book with More Than Heart

"When I don't trust God's forgiveness, it's kind of like saying I really don't believe He's that good." --Bob Goff, Love Does, Chapter 19 At the time of writing this, I am soooo close to finishing the book,  Love Does, by Bob Goff, recommended by my sister. I went into this thinking that it was... Continue Reading →

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