Random Ramblings

20 09, 2019

Cultivate Rhythms with God

By |2019-10-07T07:43:18-05:00September 20th, 2019|Blog Posts, Faith|2 Comments

As you all know, I live by Jeremiah 29:11. Even though I know it by heart, I recently went back to re-read it and verses 12-14 stirred something within me. The words, “When you seek me, you will find me, [...]

5 09, 2019

Resetting Daily Rhythms for Faith

By |2019-09-11T10:36:48-05:00September 5th, 2019|Blog Posts, Faith|1 Comment

“How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.” --Annie Dillard  It’s that time of the year again, where kids are heading back to school and we are getting back into the rhythm of things. If [...]

1 06, 2019

My Summer Hair Situation

By |2019-06-01T08:13:08-05:00June 1st, 2019|Blog Posts, Faith, Focus|0 Comments

Dead cells. So much drama and hassle about matter that is ultimately dead. We wet it, spray it, style it, dress it, or heat it up — all so that we can have a look that we are good with. [...]

26 06, 2017

#118 – Travel and All Things Fun – Michelle Lewings

By |2017-06-26T10:04:23-05:00June 26th, 2017|Fun, Podcast|6 Comments

Twenty seven years ago, I met a girl named Michelle.  We've been friends ever since and seen each other through too many seasons of life to count.  Michelle is a nurse and chooses to travel in her career by picking [...]

2 09, 2016

My House Is Not My Home

By |2016-12-05T17:53:59-05:00September 2nd, 2016|Faith, Family|29 Comments

There is a saying that is painted on the wall of my old house — the house I just moved out of. It says… In this house… We do real. We do mistakes. We do I’m sorry. We do second [...]

9 04, 2015

You Know Enough to Go

By |2016-12-05T17:54:07-05:00April 9th, 2015|Faith|30 Comments

I am a terrible decision maker. T-e-r-r-i-b-l-e. I am also a perfectionist. The idea that I can make a choice now that I later realize is not the absolute best choice drives me insane. And let me tell ya... Perfectionism and decision-making [...]

10 02, 2015

A Reality of Getting Older (I Used To Be a Night Owl)

By |2016-12-05T17:54:08-05:00February 10th, 2015|Fun|37 Comments

It's 10:26 p.m. And I'm forcing myself to write this blog post. It's almost like I'm sitting here with my eyes propped open with toothpicks (remember those cartoons where the characters would do this to stay awake). And the thing [...]

5 01, 2015

Hacked

By |2015-01-05T12:31:26-05:00January 5th, 2015|Fun|53 Comments

My last post was 12/1. I settled in for the month of December to do a bit of a digital detox and to also step back and think about what I wanted to write and talk about in 2015. It was great. Until 12/30. [...]

6 10, 2014

#030 – People Portraits – Kristen Welch (Mercy House)

By |2016-12-05T17:54:09-05:00October 6th, 2014|Faith, Food & Fitness, Podcast|0 Comments

If you’ve been reading my blog or following me on social media lately, you’ve heard me talk about my Mercy Marathon. I’m currently training to run a marathon on December 14th. But I’m not running just for me.  I'm delighted to [...]