Don’t Let Stress Steal Your Joy

Planning a wedding during COVID has hands down been one of the most stressful things of my life. I had everything planned early, to prevent the stress I am feeling now. And then COVID messed up every single plan, and we were back at step 1, preplanning a wedding in a short amount of time. … Continue reading Don’t Let Stress Steal Your Joy

We Can Always Bounce Back And Begin Again

Does anyone else seem to always kill their plants? No matter what I do, sunshine, no sunshine or too much sunshine, watering too much or too little, I can't ever seem to get it just right. Today it has been downpouring with thunder and lightning. After a few hours of the rain coming down hard, … Continue reading We Can Always Bounce Back And Begin Again

Each Moment Is Part of Our Story of Growth

Honesty time, because that is what this blog is for and because my blogs resonate with what I'm feeling in that moment. I am having a tough time posting my blogs. I have this well-constructed goal in my head to post every Monday. Sometimes I ask myself why I have that goal, but I am … Continue reading Each Moment Is Part of Our Story of Growth

There’s Always Someone to Help Pick You Up

During a race at a track meet, if someone ever falls down for an injury and can't finish the race, it is the most beautiful thing when another person sacrifices their own race to pick that person up and cross the finish line together.I think this act of kindness shows just how much we sometimes … Continue reading There’s Always Someone to Help Pick You Up

Talking About Things That Make Us Uncomfortable, Can Set Us Free

There is a lot of uncertainty in the world right now. There is a lot of pain in the world right now. It can be overwhelming at times. I have seen a lot of posts about how if you are silent right now with everything going on with the riots and people of color being … Continue reading Talking About Things That Make Us Uncomfortable, Can Set Us Free