Yes, It Matters

My friend and I had a conversation today that I have had numerous times, with various friends, since becoming a parent. Does it matter? Sometimes it all seems so trivial. The bottoms you wipe. The diapers you change. The hours spent awake at night rocking your infant to sleep. The Continue Reading

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Easy Peasy Chicken Burritos (and other stuff) That Will Make Your Tummy Happy

Ok, blog readers. First off, thanks for taking the time to read my thoughts and ramblings on life. It means a lot to me that you’re here. Second, part of this blog is Truly Creating, which is something I LOVE to do. I love to decorate, organize, paint, draw, write, Continue Reading

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Ladies, Let’s Do This

Ladies, it’s time to start building each other up. What if instead of criticizing, comparing and judging, we got into the habit of complimenting, holding our heads high, owning who we are and lifting each other up? I’ve seen it all too often in my life and I’m not without Continue Reading

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You Say

Today, I knelt down in front of the ottoman that sits at the end of my bed. I watched this video with my hands folded tightly in front of me. And I cried. It wasn’t a sobbing, intense cry. It was a silent, tears falling slowly out of my eyes Continue Reading

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We Will Never Forget

Yesterday, my oldest asked me if I remembered where I was when I heard about the attacks on the World Trade Center. She said a teacher had told her there are moments in history when most people can remember exactly where they were and what they were doing when they Continue Reading

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Today is a New Day

It’s Monday, folks! How was the weekend? Maybe you ate too much. Drank too much. Slept too much (Is there such a thing?). Spent too much. Maybe you worked out. Went to bed on time. Ate healthy. Used your time wisely. Maybe you made a giant list of things to Continue Reading

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When Your Nose Ring Goes Down the Drain (and Other Mishaps)

Last week was not the best week for me. For starters, I dropped my nose ring down the drain. Not a super big deal. It was more of an inconvenience than anything. Thankfully, I had a backup hoop that did the trick for a couple of days (and made me Continue Reading

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A Work in Progress

In college, I spent a lot of time seeking meaning and purpose – in my life. In the world.  I was curious.  I had accepted Christ when I was younger, but hadn’t fully given my life to Him.  I was unsure.  I knew I had a big, gaping hole in Continue Reading

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