The darkness and the spice…

Some months really have the effect of reflecting back over their days and feeling like they themselves lasted a year. This month has been one of those... Like many, I began the month with goals and plans. I set off January pretty proactively, despite still feeling under the weather. While there were things I put [...]

Faithfully…

It is absolutely acceptable for the Journey song to be running through your mind right now. Seriously, I get it. It's a catchy tune and totally applicable. (well, minus the rockstar/long distance relationship stuff.) Hello, 2019! I can't even believe it, while also, I 100% can. On one hand, what they say is so true- [...]

I’ll show you my brave…

Brave to you will likely look very different then it does to me... I was recently challenged to consider the bravest thing I have done. I thought, instead, of all of the courage and bravery I have seen in the people I know and love. I have friends who have literally chased down muggers/assailants. I [...]

The one with the Do’s and Do Not’s…

I used to wake up, before the sun, every morning. I would make breakfast for my husband and get him out the door. I would write until it was time to wake my youngest. Before any of those things happened, I had made my bed, gone through my diligent face care routine and dressed in [...]