Find your people.

This past weekend we traveled to Oklahoma for my family reunion. It’s funny because Todd usually looks more forward to it than I do, because it’s usually crazy and hilarious and we have several …unique family members. This year wasn’t quite as fun as in the past, but I think it was due to several factors. We were lacking in several of our close family members, and my personal extended...

Because I still struggle, and maybe you do too.

In case you don’t already know this about me or you’re a new reader, I want to share a little something with you. I battle with depression. I always have. I wrote a series of posts about it a few years ago that still rings true, and here they are below if you are interested in the back story: One of the hardest things I’ve ever shared (Part 1) One of...

Women of Influence

There are a lot of women in my life that encourage and influence me and my faith. Some are online voices, those teachers in the general public like Jen Hatmaker, Ann Voskamp and Beth Moore. (To name a few.) Their voices are both gentle and profound, and they give me new insight. Their works are great. Although their voices give me assistance as I live my life, they are not as...