The blogging world is hard. It's full-time. It's time-consuming. I have shared what it's like to be a blogger, including lots of the struggles I face. But here I am 5.5 years in, 800+ posts later, hours and hours and hours spent and I am still blogging...

November naturally becomes a season of gratitude because of Thanksgiving. But, I've always been passionate that the message of being grateful should go way beyond one day or one month and instead should be something that is built into our DNA. Gratitude should be something...

Colby and I went on a very mini getaway last Thursday. We drove a little over an hour north of where we live to a small town called Muenster. If you are familiar with the Dallas area, Muenster is just north of Denton. Neither of...

Yes! I think so many people, including myself, underestimate the power of this word. One word can make all the difference. It can change your life. Yes. You want to know what this word has done for me? Saying yes in 2012 when God prompted me to write a...

Pride. It's something that is never fun to talk about. I addressed it a month ago when I shared 1 Peter 5:5 which says, “In the same way, you who are younger, submit yourselves to your elders. All of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one...

Last month Colby and I had some work done to the outside of our house. There were several men working on the project and they had to leave four doors open that go from our house to the outside so they could do some painting....

Happy last day of October! Another month flown by but another month with new favorites! I hope you find some new favorites too :) This post contains affiliate links Book – Hosting the Presence by Bill Johnson - I have wanted to read this for a long time and...