Hard Does Not Equal Bad

Earlier this week I heard a couple speak at a fundraising luncheon for work. The wife, Rachel, said something that my weary and tired heart needed to hear. “Hard does not equal bad. Hard just equals hard.” Life right now is hard and intense. It is not bad, just hard. As I think about the […]

Welcome 2016 – My One Word

Happy New Year everyone! It is hard to believe that 2015 is now officially over. As I reflect on 2015 I am grateful for a year that challenged me in more ways than I could have possibly imagined at the beginning. This year I went back to college to finish my degree, became an aunt, […]

A Little Downtime

Life has been busy. As you can imagine my time is limited and my desire to get posts out often is not panning out like I had hoped for this year. The things that keep me busy are work, school, and family. I have written quite a bit but that has been mostly for school […]

New Semester

This summer has flown by with many trips and lots of adventure! Today I start another semester in school and I am looking forward to my new classes. I am a little anxious about my math class but I have many people that will help me out if I start to struggle. Over the summer […]

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 […]