nature, Matrimony Creek, Gods creation,

Mountain Laurel and a Waterfall

What a beautiful week we’ve had here in North Carolina! The temperature at night has gotten down into the 40”s, while daytime temperatures are around 76. Springtime at its best! I love exploring our beautiful country and it’s even more special when I discover something close to home. A new walking trail has been finished… Continue reading Mountain Laurel and a Waterfall

freedom, i am enough, made in God’s image, quit comparing, love

Enough.

I have a tendency to look at life through how can this be improved lenses. Some people might call that having goals or always trying to improve. And my husband is the same driven type. So contentment isn't our strong suit. I found myself being especially hard on my body. Even at my skinniest I… Continue reading Enough.

Easter, Family Life, love, Miracles, The Cross, God’s Faithfulness, wedding

A Miracle

It's a few days before Easter.  And as I reflect on the cross and the miracle of Jesus rising from death, I am awed once again.  That the Son of God would die for me and you, is miraculous in itself.  But it didn't end there, he conquered death and our sin, so we can live victoriously now… Continue reading A Miracle

dance, freedom, Life, life and the pursuit of happiness, vulnerability

A little piece of me

Feeling a little vulnerable about posting this. But according to Brene Brown vulnerability is the birthplace of innovation, creativity and change. So here I am. I hope you connect with this in some way. I remember feeling this pull inside of me. I needed to meet with him. I was sitting on the pew in… Continue reading A little piece of me

divorce, self love, relationships, Uncategorized

Divorce is a dirty word

When mom asked me to write for the blog, I couldn’t think of anything to write about for the longest time. I thought about writing on fitness and the new 6am workout classes I have been killing myself with. Or nutrition and the 1,300 calories I consume daily in order to maintain my 175 lb… Continue reading Divorce is a dirty word