So, Raven Rock State Park is not new to us. David (my husband) & I both attended Campbell University, so trips to Raven Rock were not uncommon. We also hiked parts of Raven Rock back in the summer, which was fun, but honestly, this past week’s hike was phenomenal. This year, 2020, was the first… Continue reading State Park Adventures: 1st Day Hike at Raven Rock
I love New Year’s Day. I know I’ve said it before about how much I love Fall & how much I love Christmas, & I really do, don’t get me wrong, but there’s something so special about New Years. It’s a reminder & opportunity for a fresh start (plus, you get to start using a… Continue reading A Fresh Start
2017, what is there to say about you? You ran in out of nowhere, sped through the room like Usain Bolt, & mugged me on the way out the door. My “one word” theme for 2017 was “discipline” & boy have I felt the effects of it these past 12 months. Really, though, 2017 flew… Continue reading To the Year that Kicked My Butt: Thank You
It’s a new year, everyone is focused on new starts & resolutions. As I looked back on 2016 the biggest change that came through the year was my relationship with God. At the beginning of 2016 one of my goals was to become more disciplined & closer to God. I decided to start doing a… Continue reading 4 Simple Prayers that Will Revolutionize Your Year
It’s New Year’s Day. I’m not a super huge fan of specific New Year’s Resolutions, but I am all for setting generic goals I can hit throughout the year & then try to make a plan-of-action to reach my goals during the year. I’m not a fan of super specific goals/resolutions because once you mess up… Continue reading One Theme for 2017: GROW
Reflect on 2016- on the good & the things that need to change. Make a plan & push yourself to stick to it. Be brave & live courageously. Be thankful & glorify the Lord, no matter what comes your way in 2017. God bless!
Happy New Year, everyone! I hope you all had a wonderful and safe switch from ’15 to ’16. Make sure to practice writing the date so you don’t mess up writing your checks (I ALWAYS do!) But let’s get real here for just a few minutes. The new year tends to be an emotional roller… Continue reading Escaping Resolutions