Learning To Run…

June 6, 2015 was my last chemo treatment. It has been almost 3 years. Three years ago Mr. Wonderful and I went for a walk. We lived in an area surrounded by hills. I was thrilled to be done and out in the fresh air with the person I love most in this … [Continue reading]

Who Are You Trying To Be?

Who are you trying to be? Somebody else or more of who you already are? I heard this quote today on a podcast. The topic of discussion was writing and the speaker was talking about comparison and social media. Her point was this... if you spend so … [Continue reading]

What IF?

Hello Friends! This past weekend was an event called IF:Gathering. The live conference for the past 5 years has been held in Austin, Texas in a venue that holds about 2500 people. They keep it small on purpose and then do a live feed via the internet … [Continue reading]

Do You Have A Plan?

I  just finished up a book by author, Kat Lee, called hello mornings I was intrigued by the title because I am a morning person. I love mornings but I do go through seasons when I wonder why if I am getting up so early is more not getting … [Continue reading]

How Do You See Yourself?

If I could give you one thing in life, I would give you the ability to see yourself through my eyes, only then you would realize how special you are to me. My friend Taryn posted this quote beneath a photo of her four kids on Instagram. Her kids … [Continue reading]

Write The Word

Write The Word? What does this mean? What word? The Word. Think about it, what is your go to action when you know you have to rememember something? You write it down. I have been reading a book called, Deeper Waters by Denise J. Hughes. To be … [Continue reading]

Finding Joy

  Mr. Wonderful calls me Mrs. Christmas. It is a title I wear with pride. Christmas brings me joy like no other holiday. What is it about lights on an evergreen tree in your living room that can inspire such nostalgia and wonder? As busy as … [Continue reading]

Happy Thanksgiving!

  Thanksgiving! Wow. Wasn't it August, yesterday? 2017 is quickly winding down and I find myself looking back and wondering where it went. This year I think I will write myself a letter. In it I will write out what I am thankful for and what … [Continue reading]

The Best Seasons of Life

  "Yes, I am the vine; you are the branches. Those who remain in me, and I in them, will produce much fruit. For apart from me you can do nothing. NLT I do my best thinking in the shower and in the car. Of course, it happens this way … [Continue reading]

Remember Not To Forget…

The older I get the more  I am discovering how much I forget. Don't get me wrong, I have always failed a bit in the whole short-term memory category. These days however, if it's not written down, it's not happening.  No matter how big or small, … [Continue reading]