What? By definition, the Daniel Fast requires eliminating commonly enjoyed foods for 21 days as an act of worship and drawing yourself closer to God. The prophet Daniel chose to undergo a partial fast when he sought the Lord and his fasting experiences form the basis of the Daniel Fast. It is an opportunity to … Continue reading What is the Daniel Fast and Why am I doing it.
I think it is easy to get so wrapped up in life, its demands, our to-do lists, the routines we are just so “used to,” that we forget that each and every thing in our lives is an absolute blessing. I think if we truly stopped and realized that everything from the most mundane to … Continue reading Complaining is easier, right?
I think we can all admit that the last few months have been well, unexpected. No one expected a global pandemic that would force us to hibernate in our homes for the unforeseeable future. No one expected to have to homeschool their children while trying to maintain their own jobs. No one expected to be … Continue reading 2020 is Not what you expected.
This is is to my tired mamas, my mamas who have tried every food in the pantry today and your child has said no to every single one, for my mamas who don't think they can make it another night of no sleep, to the mamas who are desperate for that nap your little one … Continue reading Mama To Mama.
I think it is easy to get so wrapped up in life, its demands, our to-do lists, the routines we are just so “used to,” that we forget that each and every thing in our lives is an absolute blessing. I think if we truly stopped and realized that everything from the most mundane to … Continue reading Gratitude is hard, but God makes it easy.
I was working out in my room, barefoot the other night and I could not believe how far I have come in my journey with exercising. How I have never done "less," but have never felt better. I walked into my bathroom and looked at my notebook from my daily devotional and I had written … Continue reading He does more when we do less.
Sometimes you just need to walk. Sometimes life gets too overwhelming and you just need take a few minutes to yourself and just simply walk. Bare with me for a minute...if you feel like you are at a loss, if you feel like there is a pit in your throat and you’re on the verge … Continue reading Walk with me.
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.