Somewhere along the way…many of us stop dreaming. We stop wanting more for our lives and we settle because “it is what it is.” We stop following our hearts or we don’t even start the calling that God has placed in our lives. We tell our inner child that is dying to fulfill their dreams … Continue reading When did we stop dreaming?
I am realizing and experiencing so many feelings my parents must have felt as they raised me and my sister that makes my heart joyful and ache at the same time. One of my daily devotionals truly opened my eyes to something I had never realized...it started with a woman talking about her child wearing … Continue reading Thanks Mom & Dad.
https://youtu.be/dGM9Obon2Fs This is a bit of a vulnerable video for me. It's not always easy to admit our faults and our shortcomings, but God is working on my heart daily, he is revealing the areas where I need to lean on him more and my own understanding less. Thank you for hearing my heart and … Continue reading Slow to Speak. Quick to Listen.
https://youtu.be/IgDSFikWKm8 I can say wholeheartedly that choosing to give my life to Christ was the best decision I have ever made. Thanks for letting me share my heart with you, I pray that it blessed you in some way! Please let me know how I can be praying for you and if there are any … Continue reading My Testimony – Jesus Changed My Life Forever.
Note to self: My worth is not found in whether I have completed my to-do list or not. Nor is it found in a clean house, made bed, tantrum free toddler, or any of the other pressures I so often put on myself in order to feel “accomplished.” You know those days where you just … Continue reading Self-Worth is underrated.
I remember the moment I found out I was pregnant I was truly terrified and not for the reason you would think. I wasn’t afraid of becoming a mother or bringing a life into this world. That was something I have always dreamt of. Life as I knew it changed forever in that very moment … Continue reading My (Ir)rational Fear.
This nap was going to be different. I could feel it. White noise on, sleep sack on, paci in and about 4 more placed around the crib, and sweet, tired eyes in full effect. He went down quick, unlike the other two failed naps earlier that day. This was going to finally be it, the … Continue reading The nap that (almost) broke me.
The moment I stopped trying to be everything for everyone else, my life changed, my self perception changed, my anxiety decreased and I started to love who God created me to be.
Everyone loves to warn you of what life with a newborn will be like. “You better enjoy your sleep now because soon you won’t get any, the laundry never ends, you won’t get any alone time anymore, you’ll be lucky to shower in those first few weeks, the days just become a blur, you’re going … Continue reading My biggest life lesson.