Bowling photoshoot

I had the opportunity to be a photographer (again) and do a family photoshoot for some friends of mine on January 1st. What a great way to start the New Year off! It has been a while since I have been behind the camera taking photographs for some one else. I was a tad nervous that […]


I’m not sure why but I have always wanted mentors in my life. There were many years I had a constant, steady stream of mentors pouring into me their wisdom and guidance. Some where along the way the stream dried up for one reason or another. I missed having mentors/friends that I could go to and […]


Over the last month I have taken a blogging break. To say I was a little overwhelmed would be an understatement. During my blogging break I took time to read many of my friend’s writing to be encouraged and refreshed. I wanted to share one of the posts I read recently that was encouraging and […]

Strengths and Weaknesses

We all have strengths, do you know what yours are? Several years ago I decided to take the Strength Finders test to see where my strengths were and how I could use them in the job I had at the time. It wasn’t really a surprise to me that my top five are: Belief, Connectedness, […]

A Difficult Month

The month of March was difficult and completely exhausting. I wanted it over. I am sure I have never had a countdown like I did on March 31, 2014. I counted down the hours and minutes until I went to sleep. At one point I looked at my mom and said “3 hours, 21 min […]