My friend, Amelia

This weekend I had the opportunity to spend time with my friend, Amelia. This was not easy as my schedule seems to stay full and Amelia’s health challenges have made it difficult for even a short visit. A few weeks ago I really felt that I needed to visit Amelia. It was important and I prayed that […]


This year I turn 40 and I decided that I did not want to wallow in what I don’t have. Trust me, I know how to do that really well! 🙂 Even though I don’t have many things I desire a great deal, I do have many things in my life that are wonderful and […]

Something New!

Today I am very excited and nervous all at the same time to share some news with you! I am officially an author on the Irresistible Church blog that Joni and Friends has created with resources for churches, volunteers and caregivers. I have been asked to write blog posts for typical siblings and my first […]

School, Speaking, and Summertime!

Hi everyone! It is hard to believe how much has taken place in the last several months. I felt like it was time for another update on my blog. School is going very well! I have passed three classes and with an “A” in each class! It has been a hard journey and yes, I […]

Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day! While most years I feel “meh” about this day and I will be honest, I feel that way about it again this year. I had the opportunity to be a part of something really cool that has made it less “meh”. Every year the founder of the organization I work for, Joni […]