Remember Why!

I was scrolling Instagram the other day when I saw a big pink square that simply said, "When you feel like quitting, Remember why you...

The Struggle is Real

You have every intention of making changes in your life. Setting goals is fine until you get that phone call.

The Journey Begins

We are six months into 2021 and it has truly been a year of renewal for me. My Bible verse of the year outlines God's plan for me. I have...

The Gift of Love

I was listening to Christmas music this morning because, well, let's face it, 2020 has been a big ball of suck. Who doesn't need an extra...

It's Just Me

Blogtober 2/31 was written a few years ago I describe the me that has risen from the ashes of domestic abuse, rape, and sexual abuse.

Broken Arrow

The broken, like me, make excuses but like an arrow God guides you where you belong.

2020 Vision

Psalm 119:105 "Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path." My word of the year for 2019 is Balance and I think I have found...

How to Live Your Best Life

I have a new shirt that says "Don't wish for it; Work for It." That just may be my message the past couple weeks. God says “I have told...

Tree of Life

Four years ago my youngest drew me this picture and put it in this beautiful frame. When I got home from work she explained that I am the...

Don't Be Grumpy

We all do it. Society ingrains in us that Monday is a bad day? Why does Monday get such a bad rap? Sure, most of us are coming off an...

What's Working Wednesday?

Today is the first day of school for my youngest. It is usually the day I post a Back to Reality post. The truth is that the kids are the...

Fifty by Fifty

Every once in awhile you approach a big number and anxiety grabs you by the throat like "OMG, I can't believe I'm getting old." It is...

Hope, Trust and Determination

Part of my current journey is instilling healthier habits and weight loss. I am just one pound from my first short term goal to lose...

August Awakening

On a really peaceful, crisp August morning I am being watched by the moon. My usual morning walk is invaded by a sense of awakening. I...

Let's Do This!

I was supposed to start my new morning routine today but a drive to the Falls and back happened last night. I napped a little on the...

It's A Great Day!

It's Monday again folks and I had a busy weekend. I was able to get stuff done and ready for my work week between the three events I had...

Life After Domestic Abuse

Wow, it's hard to believe it has been 23 years since I have left the toxic relationship with my ex husband. I remember the meeting with...

Physical Strength

Two weeks ago I started this series on building inner strength. I am building up my inner strength through: 1. Sleep 2. Spiritual Health...

Back on Track

It is inevitable, no matter how much you want to achieve your goals, break a bad habit or create a new good habit your train gets...