Have you ever had something happen in your life and it feels like it’s the absolute worst thing ever? Then another situation occurs and you’re like, “Really God, for real for real?!” Because when you say it twice, it means that much more. Later everything you knew about faith and letting God handle situations goes … More Faith over feelings… let them out.
There was a time that I believed I was a hot mess. My decisions were not the best and some of them still affect me to this day. Then I read a quote that said, “You can be a mess and a masterpiece all at the same time”. When I stopped and thought about it, … More God thinks I am a masterpiece.
Today is our wedding anniversary. Well it’s our “first” wedding anniversary. Let me explain: I married my Husband at 21 years old. Surrounded by over 100 people, some that I couldn’t identify today if you paid me. Bright-eyed, bushy tailed, in love, glowing… and pregnant. By this time, we’d been in a relationship for 3.5 … More How do we work it out after it hasn’t worked? Re-marrying your spouse after divorce
It’s been a while since I’ve posted. Seems like that’s the norm these days. Busy, busy I have been! But just as I say that I have had a lot of “busyness” and little productiveness. Well, in the sense of connecting to the things that balance me: Reading, meditating, looooonnggg music listening sessions.. And you … More Today I am 2 years old:… my blog that is. And I’m being transparent about it.
Marriage. It is hard work. It is more than just loving someone, it is a choice, to choose love over your “not so loving” emotions. It’s intentional. Sometimes it’s blissful, sometimes it’s one of the most difficult things that you’ve ever chosen to stay committed to. Giving up is the easiest thing to do, walking … More Marriage: Choose love and do the work.
This picture is my normal response when people ask, “Are you ok?” But, I made a vow that I was going to become even more real with my blog posts this year. I try to be as authentic as I can, that’s one of the things that I love most about myself. So here goes … More I have depression; today I cried. My Husband let me..
I saw a friends post today about how truth and vulnerability is better than a flawless picture. That couldn’t be more true. Social media only paints the picture with the colors that we choose to use or share. I understand everyone is not as willing to be as transparent as others, but how will … More Use your true colors to paint the picture… even if it’s messy.
Telling your feelings: “Girl bye!” 👋🏽 I’m up at midnight because my creative juices are flowing and God placed something in my spirit to share. (Side note: My Husband is snoring and I wish I could sleep as good as he does 😕 LOL) Anywho, I have a problem. I’m an introvert … More Telling your feelings: “Girl bye!” 👋🏽
I’ve heard the saying, “Covered things do not heal” more times than I can count. In church, in Nursing school, in movies lol.. Too many times! But, it didn’t really click until I had some things happen personally that I could truly understood that saying. I read a story this morning about a beautiful … More Throw away the bandaid for good. Covered things do not heal.
So it’s a beautiful Saturday afternoon, I’m supposed to be napping… AKA having some Mommy time in my own house. But of course your mind never wants to rest when you actually can. And for some reason, I find it relaxing to write when I’m all bent out of shape. I guess God doesn’t feel … More Can I turn in my Mommy card? Just for one day though because I’m a bit OCD.