How often in life do you sit and plot how you can get back at someone for something they have done to you? Or maybe, you’re plotting against someone because of something they have done to someone else. I know as a kid, I used to plot on how I could get back at my … Continue reading Vengeance Is Mine!
I have thought a lot about this phrase over the past few years. I used to think, “Well, don’t all lives matter, not just the black ones?” But then the more I read what my black friends were posting about this statement the more I realized the importance of this statement. This statement doesn’t say … Continue reading Black Lives Matter
It has been just over 2 months since I last posted and in those two months I have: packed up my life, got a new career, was accepted into the MS Marriage and Family Therapy program, said goodbye to my family and friends, got a new car, moved to Florida, changed positions after the first … Continue reading Connection
However, as I typed that I thought to myself, "By saying that, am I really patient?" This past week I was in Florida for a few reasons. I was able to help one of my dearest friends by taking her youngest son to be with his grandparents, I had class for 3 days, and then … Continue reading Being patient sucks!
I was listening to a sermon by Pastor Eric Johnson from Bethel in Redding, CA and he said something about God has a plan A for you. I then heard Papa say, "Your plan B is my plan A." I stopped a moment (I was in the middle of pressure washing a deck) and I … Continue reading Plan B
There are so many things that we have to earn: Good grades, Paychecks, Trust, Respect... the list could go on. However, I have a question... how do you feel when it seems like you're always having to earn someone's love and approval? Let me tell you about the one thing we will never have to … Continue reading You Can’t Earn It
As I was heading to Banff, Canada last week I was looking out the window to the clouds and scenery. At first there weren't many clouds, but we then got to a place that all you could see in any direction were these beautiful white clouds. In the moment I thought to myself, "Wow, that's … Continue reading 30,000 feet above the earth
Today when I woke up I didn't think anything was different, I just figured it would be another day. However, before lunch I had found out that a friend's kid had accidentally been ran over by a full trailer, another friend's dad had had a heart attack and was in the hospital, and another friend's … Continue reading the battle is His.
This is a post that I have been chewing on for a while. I want to start of by saying I understand that being single is not for everyone, but being married is not for everyone as well. This is one of those very vulnerable, authentic posts that I would love for you to read … Continue reading Singleness.
This year did not go the way I thought it would. So much has changed, and initially I thought it was all for the worse, but then that tiny voice in my head said, “No child, I will take this and make your future better than it would have been.” You see, when you get … Continue reading Keep Moving Forward