Appreciation is so important…

Yesterday I decided to pretty much take a break from most social media and blog outlets.  Instead I spent the afternoon on the back porch at my family member's lake house. All of the rains over the last few days here in Texas have caused the lake to rise tremendously. Just in their cove alone, … Continue reading Appreciation is so important…

Faith above all else…

"God never gives you a dream that matches your budget. He's not checking out your bank account, He's checking out your faith!" It has started to feel here lately, that my dream keeps growing and expanding to unparralleled proportions. So much so, that I often find myself wondering if it is entirely possible. I've had … Continue reading Faith above all else…

It’s a flouncy, bouncy, pouncy kind of day…

I thought I would have a little fun with today's post since it is Friday and all. We spend so much time always have to be so professional and grown-up for our jobs, being the adult within the family, etc...just for a day - wouldn't it be so nice to just be a kid again?!?!  … Continue reading It’s a flouncy, bouncy, pouncy kind of day…

Why must they do that??

I was scrolling through the news feed on one of my social media outlets earlier, and came across this post that a friend has made.  I thought it might make a good blog topic today. "So real talk, when you're down and out, sad and depressed...everyone tries to build you up. But as soon as … Continue reading Why must they do that??

Lost in a nightmare…

via Daily Prompt: Glaring I found mysrlf at the edge of a forest, surely I can find somewhere to hide... I could hear the deep growl coming from behind me. Or was it in front of me??? It sounded like it was coming from every direction. My heart was racing, tears streaming down my cheeks. This … Continue reading Lost in a nightmare…

You are what you choose to be.

You are every good & bad experience. You are every success & every failure. You are a combination of every minute of your life so far. That means that you are truly blessed because you have just been given unlimited lessons! They will help you grow & learn as a person. Never regret a second … Continue reading You are what you choose to be.

Don’t bottle it up…

I used to the quiet girl sitting over in the corner who thought that what she had to say didn't matter.  I allowed people to run all over me because I didn't have the strength or courage to stand up for myself. Now, I'm not sure exactly where those perceptions came from, but they have been … Continue reading Don’t bottle it up…