This week has been a roller coaster of emotions for most of us. Yesterday was especially hard and just plain weird. But I’m finding a bit more optimism today. It feels like this is all being blown out of proportion. I can’t help but wonder if there are ulterior motives. My suspicion is high (I […]

Today is International Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. Being such, I had opportunity to share the following at my MOPS group this morning. I hope it reaches those that need to hear it. <3 I remember holding 6-week-old Canaan, looking down at him and weeping. I had never loved a person like I loved him. He was perfect. […]

See this girl? She was eating clean foods. She was the thinnest she’d been since having kids. It was thrilling to be wearing smaller clothes and having a flatter tummy! She really thought she looked GOOD! What you don’t see is that she was practically starving herself. Not because she had an eating disorder. But in […]

Introverted. Quiet. Shy. Hermit. Wallflower. Observer. Silent. Anti-social. These are all words that describe me. They are also easy to say and use as labels for myself. Since 4th grade, I’ve been quiet. I was told I was precious a few too many times and decided to shut up and lock up the other parts […]

When I was a teenager, I lived for the silly quizzes in teen magazines. I remember one of them even had a whole issue of quizzes! It was the best thing ever! See, I was a teen before the internet completely took off and before Buzzfeed was a thing. I had to rely on magazines […]