As I tried to put my finger on what it was that was happening in my heart and mind to day I went through many words. Was I sad? Hangry (food deprivation is a mood)? Frustrated? Uninspired? I just couldn't quite put my finger on the pulse to describe what felt like simmering inside. The… Continue reading Calling “It” What It Is
Peace takes on so many different forms once you become a parent that sometimes we forget what it means in its truest essence. In the dictionary, peace is defined as “freedom from disturbance; quiet and tranquility.” And we hold on to that description until we feel as if we are about to emotionally and mentally… Continue reading Peace Is Possible
No one can do everything, but social media and the internet will portray parents flawlessly doing all the things. Don’t believe the hype! We can only do what is in our ability, what is necessary, and relax. Our inabilities to fall into the hands of God who can do it all is what is wearing… Continue reading E is for Entitlement
Hey Y'all! Not that it matters in the grand scheme of life (and truthfully living in my accomplishments is difficult, another story for another day) but my "day job" is as an adjunct professor. I spend hours each week instructing, interacting and hopefully sharing information with my students that they can apply to life and… Continue reading Degrees, Domestication & Discipleship, Oh My!
Happy New Year Y'all! Like most people, the holidays and end of the year bring about a season of self-reflection. My season lasted most of the fall and winter of 2018 and at times was absolutely brutal. I mean, if you ever ask God to show you the true you. The weaknesses, shortcomings, and truths… Continue reading Not A Mini-Me, Rather, A Little Her
Hey Y'all! I know all of us over the age of 30 can relate to living through our 20s feeling smarter and wiser, while still young and hip and looking forward to who we will be when we "grow up." It's like being a kid in Toys R Us (R.I.P) and seeing all of the… Continue reading Who Would Have Thunk It?