Encouragement · In Life · Motivation · Motivational Monday · The Encouragement Corner

When the Setbacks Come

Ya’ll remember a few weeks ago when I was telling you all about my handy-dandy routine & how it would help me going through a couple of really hectic months? HA! Well…pardon me as I laugh at myself & my past, overly-optimistic self. Between crazy schedules, special events, & ending up rather sick…my little routine… Continue reading When the Setbacks Come

Frugality in the Flesh · On the Bookshelf · The Encouragement Corner

Where I’ve Been in 2017

If you haven’t noticed…I’ve been somewhat absent in my writing through 2017. Honestly…with my full-time 4-day-on/4-day-off schedule this year has been a little journey for me…I have been finding it difficult to figure out a routine for myself. My days on & off shift by a day every week so it can sometimes be difficult to… Continue reading Where I’ve Been in 2017

Encouragement · Gratitude · In Life · In Memories · Motivation · Wordy Wednesday

Re-Catching a Fire Lost…

I used to be long distance track runner when I was in high school. I loved it. I could run miles upon miles, non-stop. But something in me changed. Life happened. When I was in high school, I allowed a circumstance that hurt me deeply to begin to define who I was. In thinking about… Continue reading Re-Catching a Fire Lost…

Encouragement · In the Bible · Religion

Come & See Pt. 1: The Importance of Sharing

“The following day Jesus wanted to go to Galilee, and He found Philip & said to him, ‘Follow Me.’ Now Philip was from Bethsaida, the city of Andrew & Peter. Philip found Nathanael & said to him, ‘We have found Him of whom Moses in the law, and also the prophets, wrote- Jesus of Nazareth,… Continue reading Come & See Pt. 1: The Importance of Sharing

Encouragement · In the Bible · Wordy Wednesday

28-Day Scripture Memory Challenge

“Your word I have hidden in my heart, that I might not sin against You.” -Psalm 119:11 Many of us who call ourselves Christians, we attend church, sing songs, read our Bible, & pray. Some of us, who call ourselves Christians, do these things regularly…some do them sparingly. What if, one day, our freedom to… Continue reading 28-Day Scripture Memory Challenge

Encouragement · Gratitude · In Life · In the Bible · Religion · Thoughtful Thursday

Don’t Be So Busy You Miss the Jewels of Life

  Sometimes I feel like my life is insane & crazy busy. I work a full time job, help my husband with his business, run my own small business, write a blog, take care of our home, & all sorts of other little things. It’s really easy in all of that to start to live… Continue reading Don’t Be So Busy You Miss the Jewels of Life

Encouragement · Gratitude · In Life · In Love & Marriage · In the Bible

What God Gave Me for My 27th Birthday…

I don’t know about ya’ll, but this past week has felt super hectic. Between being snowed inside by one of our lovely NC “snow”/*butreallyonlyice* storms for 3 days, enjoying my birthday, then heading back to work, I feel like I’ve just been goinggoingoingoingoing….hence, my delayed post today. Even still, this week was a week of… Continue reading What God Gave Me for My 27th Birthday…