I woke up this morning with a lot of positive energy. Then I spent the last 30 minutes sobbing through the end of Paper Butterflies by Lisa Heathfield. Now I need to sit down and process through some feelings. // It's really easy to get overwhelmed in life, isn't it? I have a tendency to … Continue reading Getting overwhelmed and setting a particular goal
At the end of 2014 I did what a lot of bloggers do these days and I chose a word for the upcoming year. My word for 2015 was soften. I wanted to be a softer person in all aspects of my life - in my classroom, in my home, and in my relationships with … Continue reading Don’t pet the sweaty stuff
I'm reading Sarah Bessey's Out of Sorts and I must say that I am really enjoying it. I read Jesus Feminist and I liked it well enough, but it got a little repetitive for me. It was kind of like reading the same blog post over and over and even though it was a good blog post, you … Continue reading Fierce love
We're half way through July and I'm half way through this year's book challenge. Time to talk books! AUDIOBOOKS Milkweed by Jerry Spinelli Gilead by Marilynne Robinson Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer The Thickety by J.A. White Let's start with audiobooks, since I only listened to four. I have been a fan of audiobooks since downloaded all … Continue reading Here’s the thing about the first fifty
I started a new book this past weekend. I woke up at 6:45am, which wasn't super fun for a Saturday, from a dream about a teenage girl who was to become the main character of my new book. She lives in a city where the government has (almost) complete control of the citizens' access to information. … Continue reading Here’s the thing about my latest project
Nothing too extraordinary happened this week. I did a puzzle, lost miserably at Dominican Monopoly, parted with TWO pairs of flats due to the presence of kitten pee, read a book or two, and watched some movies. Tonight Melissa and I are heading to a free Christian conference at the baseball stadium led by speaker Mike Silva. Articles/blog … Continue reading Check this out!
A few FYIs: I'm really good at Just Dance 3 for the Wii. I'm also just kinda sore from all of those five stars performances I performed yesterday during our day off. I genuinely enjoy cooking. Who knew? I've started listening to my Christmas Pandora station and there's no turning back now. It's all Christmas … Continue reading A couple reminders and a few FYIs