Time. It’s something we can never get back. We can never get more of it. We are each given a certain amount of time on this earth. What are we going to do with the time we have left? I heard a quote reiterated the other day that continues to ring true – “We all … More “I Didn’t Have Enough Time…”
Intricate lines weaving a thousand different directions. Wrinkles appear when I move my fingers a certain way. Fingerprints swirl in their own unique pattern. With over 7 billion people in the world, we each have our own unique set of hands and fingerprints. None of us are exactly alike. What do you see when you … More More Than Wrinkles
This past week I had no cell service, as I joined my family in Alaska for a refreshing week of nature hikes and being constantly surrounded by God’s beautiful creation. As I was gearing up for my trip, I was super excited to see God’s creation. Obviously, we’re surrounded by His creation all the time, … More Salmon Don’t Give Up
Happy First Day of Summer! If you have a Dairy Queen near you, make sure to grab your free ice cream cone today, if you haven’t already! When I think of summer I think of the beach, smores, lightning bugs, warm weather, being carefree, etc. I loved summer growing up in New England. My family … More Showing Up this Summer
It’s amazing how we can let fear cripple us. When I began following Hearts of Gold Magazine on Instagram, I thought that there was no way that my writing would ever be good enough for them to want or use. Thankfully, they seem to like the words that God has given me to write because they … More Be the Change – Guest Post
“It’s raining. It’s pouring. The old man is snoring…” This morning, as the rain was sprinkling, I headed to my car with my umbrella in my hand, but the umbrella wasn’t open. It was just sprinkling and I walk fast, so I didn’t think I really needed an umbrella for the short walk. I might have … More Open Your Umbrella
In October, it will be five years ago that I left all that I knew in New England and moved to TN. To say that first year was hard would be an understatement. My first apartment saw many tears. I didn’t feel brave. I felt the furthest thing from it. God used that time to … More Oh, So Lonely…God Where Are You?
STOP! Stop what you are doing right now. Stop scrolling through everyone’s highlight reel. Stop comparing your certain situation to other’s accomplishments. Why torture yourself, when you know it won’t do you any good? Put the phone down and live life. Embrace the moments that leave you in awe, embrace the moments that make you … More Stop!
If you read my most recent blog post “Negativity Has No Place Here”, you would have read about some exciting news that I had. A couple of weeks ago, words poured out from my heart onto a blank page. I originally was going to share the words here as a blog post, but decided to take … More Guest Post – Hearts of Gold Magazine
Have you ever been inexplicably happy? So happy that you can’t stop smiling? This was me not too long ago. After having a great talk with God before work, I checked my email to some very good news and went to cloud 9 for the morning. A few hours later, I received a phone call … More Negativity Has No Place Here