Are you AWARE?

Are you aware that human trafficking is the fastest growing crime? Are you aware that there are more slaves in the world today than at any other point in human history, with an estimated 27 million in bondage across the globe? Men, women, and children are being exploited for manual and sexual labor against their … More Are you AWARE?


“There is one spectacle grander than the sea, that is the sky: there is one spectacle grander than the sky, that is the interior of the soul.” -Hugo from Les Miserables What are you doing to care for your soul?  Are you setting aside to fill your own tank before you pour yourself out to … More Sky


It’s been 4 years since I have begun this journey of thanks-giving.  One cold winter’s day while perusing the books at Barnes and Noble, the cover of this book with a birds nest and two eggs inside stood out to me.  I had never heard of the author before nor did I truly have any … More Thanks


I don’t know about you but when I ponder too long on the word “unknown,” my palms start to get sweaty, I start having trouble breathing and I get a lump in my throat.  I can think of many times I have entered unknown territory whether it be moving 600 miles away from family and … More Unknown


“You are where you are for such a time as this — not to make an impression, but to make a difference.” -Ann Voskamp I’ve long loved the story of Esther and how God used an insignificant woman, with an unimpressive past, to change the course of history for her people.  My favorite passage from … More You…


“Clothes aren’t going to change the world, the women who wear them will.” -Anne Klein In less than two months, #Dressember will officially begin.  I have participated in this for the past two years and each year it renews my passion and desire to fight for the injustices of the world, specifically human trafficking.  During … More Wardrobe


There they are again..his clothes strewn about on his side of the closet while mine are nice and tidy on my side.  This isn’t an uncommon scene in our closet and it’s something we’ve disagreed about for years, since we both walked in to marriage with our own set of rules.  For him, clothes and … More Brew

A writing challenge

Hey ya’ll!  So, if I thought starting a blog was stepping out of my comfort zone, then the 31 day writing challenge I am accepting for October is not only stepping out my comfort zone but jumping way out ahead of it and passing it by 30 feet. Yikes!  Below you will see a list … More A writing challenge