After deciding to go dairy-free, gluten-free, soy-free, and refined sugar-free, the first huge item I gave up was milk. Well...actually, the first item I knocked to the curb was refined sugar. Sugar is bad altogether. It feeds infection and lots of other stuff, but that's another post altogether. But to give up milk... that was… Continue reading Smooth(ie) Operator
Trying to change to a diet that's gluten-free, dairy-free, soy-free, caffeine-free, and refined sugar-free is not easy! I thought I was gonna die when I first started changing my diet ... no more milk (which I would drink tons of every day, not to mention the daily bowls of cereal I looked forward to!), no… Continue reading It’s Not Easy Being Clean
I don’t like being on this side of the camera. I am usually the one taking the pics - so much so, that I’ve told my family that they wouldn’t be able to put a slideshow together for my funeral should I die today! lol But today...this is a face of someone who knows for… Continue reading Put On A Happy Face
Weary? Feel overtaken or overwhelmed? Discouraged? Don’t know where to go from here? There is nothing that gives me more encouragement than reading the comforting words of Scripture. This is usually the very first place I turn to when I feel any kind of way, but especially when I feel my situation, my world or… Continue reading Encourage Yourself
This is what I have always told my boys. Sometimes life just doesn’t seem fair. Sometimes life is just plain not fun! And sometimes ya just gotta put in that little extra bit of elbow grease- a/k/a work. But one thing is certain...God has allowed our situation and placed us in this moment for a… Continue reading Bloom where you’re planted
YES, YES, YES!! ⇓ I love this little Instagram square from 100 Days of Pressing Pause....so much truth! There are so many ways to 'soak in' Jesus every day, and 100 Days of Pressing Pause is one of those ways I love to do that. I have intentional quiet time most every day, but I… Continue reading What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?
This is a snapshot of the sky I captured recently. I couldn’t tell you when I took it, for I am always snapping pics of the sky. I love the sky, the clouds, and basically love the beauty of anything outdoors - even storms! I am just in awe of the purity of nature; such… Continue reading Beautiful Freckles