Mindful Living Challenge – Giving Genuine Feedback {Week Five}

"There is something really powerful about people who are genuine." I absolutely love genuine people. When I share something that's on my heart with an individual and they light up in response, there's scarcely a better feeling in the world. When you know that someone else loves and cares about whatΒ youΒ care about, there's magic in… Continue reading Mindful Living Challenge – Giving Genuine Feedback {Week Five}

Coffee Chat | A Change Of Heart

I'm inviting you to grab a cup of coffee and stay for a while - I'd love to have a coffee chat with you! In this post, I'll tell you about my past few weeks, and you can let me know in the comments below what life's been like for you lately. Starting a couple… Continue reading Coffee Chat | A Change Of Heart

50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part One}

On Wednesdays, I'm currently blogging about tags and awards! For this week and the next, I'll be answering a set of 50 questions to get to know myself better. It will be a great exercise for me, as well as a way for new readers to learn more about this writer! Click here to read… Continue reading 50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part One}

Please Pray For My Dad

"But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint." - Isaiah 40:31 Hey ❀ I wanted to write this quick update post to share two things. One is about blogging, and the… Continue reading Please Pray For My Dad

The Truth About Autism

My younger brother, Joshua (14), and my little sister, Elizabeth (2), both have forms of autism. Joshua has Asperger's Syndrome. On the spectrum, he has what's considered "high functioning" autism spectrum disorder (ASD), which means that some of what he does is like the average person, but several of his personality traits are different and… Continue reading The Truth About Autism

My Outreach Ministry

"God will not give you a talent and then fail to give you opportunities for discovering, using, developing, practicing, and perfecting it." - Dr. Charles Stanley I've been wondering, for quite a while, how the Lord would use what He's given me to glorify Him. My relationship with Him began about seven years ago, although… Continue reading My Outreach Ministry

Look For The Best In People

When you look for the best in people, You're giving them a chance to be The person that they know they are, The one that they can see. When you look for the best in people, In time, I'm sure you'll find That feeling positively toward others Will beautifully change your mind. When you look… Continue reading Look For The Best In People

My Top 10 Favorite Morgan Harper Nichols Quotes

Hi there! I hope you're having a beautiful day. πŸ’• For the last several years, I have enjoyed using Pinterest to find inspirational quotes. On that trek to find motivation and encouragement (even though I also consider Pinterest-browsing to be a lazy activity πŸ˜‚πŸ‘ŒπŸΌ), I have found a lot of favorite quotes! However, there has… Continue reading My Top 10 Favorite Morgan Harper Nichols Quotes

My Favorite Versions Of The Bible

Hi there! Happy Sunday to you. πŸ˜ŠπŸ’› This is going to be a quick, fun post that I'm sharing with you on this fine weekend. I spent yesterday afternoon going to different stores with my dad (which was very enjoyable, by the way!), so I wasn't able to do much in relation to blogging. As… Continue reading My Favorite Versions Of The Bible

Today Is The Day

Today is the day that some are taking their first breath. Today is the day that others will take their last. Today is the day that marks a beautiful turning point in the lives of countless people. Today is the day that disaster will strike for those we'll never personally know. Today is the day… Continue reading Today Is The Day

The Spiritual Influence We Have On Others

Hello! I hope you're having a beautiful day. ❀ This is the first time I've ever really thought about this, but there are several songs, books, sermons, and conversations that have ultimately shaped the relationship I have with the Lord today. Those words of wisdom have taught me about the Lord's love, what it means… Continue reading The Spiritual Influence We Have On Others

My Plans For 2019-20

Hi there ❀ I hope you're having a beautiful day! 😊 I feel like I've been doing a lot of update-type posts recently, but that's because there are some new things going on in my life that I'm enjoying talking about! I'll try not to make these repetitive, although as greater clarity and insight come… Continue reading My Plans For 2019-20

Life With Baby Siblings | Thoughts + Confessions

Hello! I hope you're having a beautiful day πŸ˜ŠπŸ’œ Earlier this week, my mom and I were discussing the fact that I never thought I'd have baby siblings at the age I am now. Elizabeth's (2) and Isabella's (eight months) presence in my life has completely altered where I spend my time, which has then… Continue reading Life With Baby Siblings | Thoughts + Confessions