What I’ve Done on My 6 Snow Days

Chances are, you have seen about two thousands screenshots of an unfortunate weather situation from someone on your Facebook feed. You may, like me, currently be in the midst of an unfortunate weather situation. Windchill, snow drifts, icy roads, shovels, explosions in the energy plant- it’s been a weird week. I found myself with 6…

Love is Patient, As Long As I’ve Had My Coffee

I don’t have a bunch of resolutions this year. I mean, maybe I should start opening my mail. I open the pretty envelopes and the ones that feel like they have gift cards in them, but I am talking about the white skinny envelopes with the plastic peephole showing my address. I should open those….

My Top 10 Snacks of 2018

I’ve never felt more qualified to share as I do while presenting my top 10 Snacks  of 2018. This prestigious list comes after a full year of snacking, discussing snack food, and experimenting with combinations of snacks. I do feel it is important that you know why you will not find anything sweet on this…

The Anxiety Train

Not only do I usually ride the “It definitely will not be okay” train, but I often conduct it. There are special stops on the way: The Town of Worst Case Scenarios, Obsession Land, Self Doubt Central, The Village of What Ifs (it is SO easy to get lost there!) and my personal favorite, Replay…

Starting Somewhere

I’ve never gone such a long time without putting my fingers to the keyboard and sharing words. Daily, I have enough words and thoughts swirling around in my head to write at least a chapter in my pretend novel of the future, so the fact that 3 months worth of them are stuck and trapped…

Things I’ve Tried Lately that I’ve Heard People Talking About

I’ve tried a few new things lately and I would like to share with you my thoughts and opinions about each of them. Let’s get to it. Cauliflower Rice Everyone has been talking about Cauliflower Rice. I tried this out of curiosity because I’ve been trying to mix things up in the kitchen, but I…

Little Happy Moments

Summer so far has had some significantly wonderful moments and life events. Among the best are an anniversary trip to Disney World, my sister moving here, a gorgeous week in Maine, meeting new family members and more.  As incredible as those memories are, this post is not about those. This summer has been full of…

Tips For Sharing Your Faith (Part 2)

A few months ago, I shared a post about how sharing the Gospel was an area of struggle for me. Through that struggle and many mistakes along the way, I have learned a few simple steps that have made the process easier and less stressful.  Because it IS the most joyous news in the world…why…

Staying in the Word this Summer

Somehow the more time I have on my hands, the less I am in the Bible. A huge part of this due to being out of my routine. Like a toddler on a tight sleep and nap schedule, when things change or my routine is interrupted, I find myself in all kinds of  panic when…