Searching for our best.

I was thinking about how to become my best self. Then I thought, what does that mean? It means to look for understanding in the season that we are currently living in. We all go through different seasons our entire life. As we enter these seasons we should do so with eyes wide open. What […]

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My first book launch.

This is my leap of faith, as I am about to publish my first book. Wow, I never thought I would here myself say that. The lessons in this book are what got me from where I was to where I am. I can’t do this alone. I am asking for you to graciously continue with […]

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Are you taking this for granted?

I was spending my day working at home on my blog and upcoming book. The kids were hanging out playing on the Xbox. I decided to read a blog from Sherry Carver who writes and helps blended families. Although I do not have a blended family, her advice applies to my family as well. Sherry was […]

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Are you planting seeds?

I grew up on a farm where most of my time was spent with my family working. As I look back over those times I remember the fun that we had. I don’t think much about the work, but more about the time we spent together interacting and just being kids. Playing in the dirt, […]

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Overthinking can lead to underachieving.

On entirely too many occasions I think about and analyze other people and situations. My poor husband is in the cross hairs as much as anyone. I constantly analyze why he does things the way that he does. I also analyze when he doesn’t do things and why he didn’t do them. He has told […]

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Help!! I’m an addict.

I have a dirty little secret. I am an addict. I am addicted to the good stuff. The sweets, especially the chocolate stuff. It’s an everyday battle not to consume some sort of sweet goodness. I also have other addictions, some that are not so sweet. These are more personality/prideful/self-absorbed addictions and they are just […]

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Don’t remarry your ex!

This post is not about bashing the exes that will be for a different post. Just kidding. I am not going to bash any exes. We are told that 50% of all marriages fail. The reasons for failed marriages are endless. One of the reasons that stick out in my mind is that one of […]

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