If we think about all the people in this life that stand out they usually do things that most of us already do but they've put their own spin on it. Each actor is doing the same craft but they have their own unique style. Each chef starts with the same recipe and then gives… Continue reading Unconventional
We all have our ideas about how our life is supposed to look and when we are supposed to achieve our goals. Some people have their lives so planned out that when those goals aren't achieved at the right age and time they are left feeling empty and unfulfilled. I have been down that path… Continue reading Timing
My husband and I are blessed to be headed into our 8th wedding anniversary and this year instead of staying a nice hotel in our hometown we have decided to head to the woods on the coast of Oregon for some camping. I know this doesn't sound like a good time for some people but… Continue reading Trippin’ in the Woods
You all, these last few months have been such a journey for me. As a mom, wife, nurse and a woman of God. Listening to him and learning to trust that all the plans I thought I understood I might not have completely. It's been eye opening and freeing. I realize that I can make… Continue reading Ah Ha!!
It's been over a year since I started this blog. I've learned a lot in this last year. For instance, I can change how my site looks but that doesn't mean people will come flocking to it. I can post the most heartfelt, gut wrenching post and not a single person will "like" it, which… Continue reading Looking Back
The Bronte sisters were amazing writers. They each had a way of telling a story that was engaging and thought provoking all at once. This evening I ran across a quote from Charlotte Bronte that made me love her even more. "I avoid looking forward or backward and try to keep looking upward."
I've been blessed to have several men in my family who served in the military. I grew up knowing that their sacrifice was great and many others was far greater. So on this Memorial Day I want to say Thank you to the men and women who have served in our military. We owe you… Continue reading Thank You
This month of May has been a journey for me. Lots of ups and downs and pathways that I never saw coming. However, as I reflect back if I hadn't gone down those paths I wouldn't have learned or grown as much as I have. I still have a lot of work and growth to… Continue reading Roads