Just One

Just One

One. The number one has been stuck in my head all week. To be honest, I thought this entire post was going to be about patience. I guess I should rewind to the previous week. It was a Wednesday night and I thought I would be responsible and turn off New Girl and put my [...]

Be the Match

Be the Match

I'm not writing this post to be like, "Hey look at me! I'm doing this really good thing". I'm writing this post because the idea of "being the match" makes me uncomfortable but in a good way. The idea of needles going into my body FREAKS ME THE HECK OUT. I have been turned down [...]

Pay it Forward

Pay it Forward

Kindness: "one of the greatest gifts you can bestow upon another. If someone is in need, lend them a helping hand. Do not wait for a thank you. True kindness lies within the act of giving without expectation of something in return." With the holiday season quickly approaching, a variety of words come to mind. [...]

Gifts With Purpose

Gifts With Purpose

I'm at a time in my life where I'm figuring out how to live intentionally. I'm trying to live my life in a way that is meaningful, thoughtful, creative, and helps others. Christmas is no exception. I know, I know it's not even Thanksgiving yet, but I also know that this is the time of [...]

How to Love Mondays

How to Love Mondays

It's no secret that most people dread Monday. If you're anything like me you might also experience the Sunday scaries. The Sunday scaries can be diagnosed as that feeling when you're having a Sunday fun day and then it hits you that tomorrow the weekend ends and it's back to the daily grind. Then you spend [...]

Love One Another

Love One Another

My heart is so heavy as I begin to try to express all the emotions that come to mind when I think about the word racism. I ache when I see hate crimes on the news all because of the color of someone’s skin. In middle school, I was the kid whose stomach would twist [...]