New-found Joy

When I was a kid, my father always told me, “Girl, whatever makes you happy, makes me happy.” I never understood that fully…I thought it was a dad thing to say, nice and all…but I never truly got it. I spent a lot of my life so deeply unhappy with me, that I couldn’t trulyContinue reading “New-found Joy”

Watch out for the whale!!!

Throughout my life, the book of Jonah always comes up at pivotal times. Honestly, when I’m in a certain frame of mind (like where I am right now,) I prefer to avoid the ocean and the book of Jonah. Here’s the super cliff notes version of Jonah in case you’ve never heard it. God tellsContinue reading “Watch out for the whale!!!”

Unwritten

When something comes up over and over, you have a choice. You can ignore it or you can investigate it. In light of becoming more self-aware, mindful and such things, I decided to embrace it. Right after I graduated from Temple in 2005, I went through a very dark period. I broke up with myContinue reading “Unwritten”

Facing Fear

Today I was listening to a Facebook live. The person being interviewed said that he is afraid of social media because if someone starts a word fight with him, he would want to go to their house and beat them up. He’s a boxer…lol…so that makes sense, right? Well, one of my biggest fears aboutContinue reading “Facing Fear”