Not a Guest

We moved into our home in October. It was much-awaited, much-anticipated, and sort of rushed. You see, we moved on a Tuesday and traveled for five days beginning that Thursday. We are settled, but there are still things to do. It takes me a while to turn houses into homes. I would rather wait and […]

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Story Cast Monday

I am honored to be featured on Story Cast Monday this week with Traci and Rebecca! We had such a fun time chatting, and now it feels like we’re old friends! I love their setup and what they’re about. We talked 80s, Purpose Box, adoption, and more! Thanks for having me, girls! Show notes here […]

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Hometown Crowd

I talk a lot about our hometown. I have always had a lot to say about it–how I couldn’t wait to graduate and leave, how I wasn’t sure I wanted to move back. I haven’t always had the best things to say about it, but as I get older, I appreciate it more and more. […]

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What I’m For

I was driving home this morning, speaking to a friend on the phone. She brought up her “journey” through faith, and we started in on a tailspin of a talk about my faith, about what I believe Christianity should look like, and how I want to be seen as such. She asked my stance on […]

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He Lives!

He lives, He lives, Christ Jesus lives today! He walks with me and talks with me along life’s narrow way. He lives, He lives, Salvation to impart! You ask me how I know He lives? He lives within my heart. The Saturday of Easter weekend is always heavy on my heart. I mean, yes, Friday […]

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Tuesday Ten Time

It’s been a while since we’ve had a Tuesday Ten around here, but I’ve got a few random thoughts rolling around that an escape, so here we go. You may have noticed on my social media, but I’m officially training for the Shiner GASP in May. Why announce that, you might ask. Well, because then […]

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Leap Day

We get a whole extra day this year. Seems like any other day, but when you think about it, that’s 24 extra hours. How many times do we think, if I just had another day in the week, a few more hours in the day? Well, here it is. What can we do with 24 […]

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It Takes a Village

Shower

It takes a village. So often we associate that phrase with raising kids, but yesterday it came to me in a different light. Isn’t that the way our friendships work, too? I mean, I know everyone claims to have the best group of friends, but I’ll go ahead with the cliche: I have the best […]

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