life lived well, self care & self love

learnings thus far.

I wrote this four years ago. It still holds true, though I struggle with so much of it. Maybe there are things in there you can relate to as well. I'm grateful tonight for the crappy days that come around every so often because they remind me that the good days should be appreciated more… Continue reading learnings thus far.

Jesus, please fix me, life lived well, self care & self love

dancing toward God.

"Life is a dance toward God, I begin to think. And the dance is not so graceful as we might want. While we glide & swing our practiced sway, God crowds our feet, bumps our toes & scuffs our shoes. So we learn to dance with the One who made us. And it's a difficult… Continue reading dancing toward God.

life lived well


Lately, conversations with my son have been peppered with words like, "conflict resolution skills," "manipulation," and "codependency." As you can imagine, these are not fun conversations, but they are very much necessary. When he was young, I made a decision to always be in the┬átalk about everything under the sun, but keep his maturity level… Continue reading through.

Jesus, please fix me, life lived well, self care & self love, stories

i need help.

I wrote about my volunteering experience {read here} and let me tell you, since that week, my emotions have been burbling up and out at a rate unprecedented. One Saturday morning, I was driving my way through town to help volunteer at the rodeo and I saw a stagecoach, pulled by four drought horses. A… Continue reading i need help.

music and podcasts

music monday – the harvest bashta version.

I came across this album on a podcast a few weeks ago and I can't quit listening to it. I can't profess to be any type of proficient reviewer of albums or music, but I definitely want to share this album, and my thoughts around it, with you. For a little more information, listen to… Continue reading music monday – the harvest bashta version.