Part 2: Shake It Off: Getting over rejection

I remember sitting between my parents one Sunday afternoon, sobbing, as they tried to console my crushed 9 year old heart. My best friend had just told me, after church, that she no longer wanted to be my friend, she said that “I wasn’t good enough or popular enough.” I didn’t know what to call … [Read more…]

Shake It Off: Getting Over Rejection

Throughout the majority of my childhood, teen and collage years, I played softball. I loved it! There’s nothing like feeling the ball hit the sweet spot on your bat and getting a great solid hit. With that said, there’s also nothing like the feeling when you swing with all your might…and miss. The times I … [Read more…]

The Loose Ends: Dealing with the goals and dreams that have yet to come

As the new year began I was making plans for 2017. I was thinking about the insight and wisdom I had gained from 2016, when I realized, “I wasn’t done with 2016!” I made plans for 2016 that I realized had never happened…I didn’t even get close to starting them! Even worse some of those … [Read more…]

Choosing Promises Over Resolutions This Year

Here we are in the first week of the new year and I am sure the majority of our population is walking out some type of resoulution. We like the beginning of the new year because it’s like a fresh start for us. We all begin the new year with high hopes of our resolution … [Read more…]

The Beginner’s Bible Giveaway & Book Review!

I am excited that I have had the opportunity to write a review for  The Beginner’s Bible provided by Fly By Promotions in exchanged for my honest review. The Beginner’s Bible has been in print since 1989 with over 25 million copies sold and was also named 2006 Retailers Choice Award winner in Children’s Nonfiction. I have … [Read more…]