Happy Birthday, Teri! (Yes, I'm talking to myself!) No one can dim your light. No one can take credit for your joy... You are more than a conqueror through Christ Jesus, so shine on and remain in Him 🎂 #thisis33 #thisisaresurrection #believe. Mark my words: This year will be epic.
When you hear the word "rejection," what comes to mind? For some, it's the sting of unrequited love. For others, it's feeling ignored, forgotten, left out, or overlooked --both intentionally and unintentionally --in any given scenario (e.g., among friends, colleagues, complete strangers, etc.) Everyone experiences rejection from time to time, and most people would agree… Continue reading Navigating Rejection
Between two moves and a trip to Chicago, I didn't make time to publish new content this month. Not that there wasn't anything to write about... I just needed a little break before I got back into the swing of things. As July 2018 comes to a close, I'd like to share a few thoughts… Continue reading The Day
I'm back! Did you miss me? As I mentioned in my last blog post, I decided to get rid of everything and move out of my apartment; and today, I'm pleased to announce that on the evening of June 15, I made my final exit! It was a difficult race to the finish line, but… Continue reading Journey to Minimalism
Tell me: Is there anyone more worthy of your best than you? This isn't meant to be a hyper-spiritual question or the beginnings of a motivational speech, but an opportunity to pause and consider if, at the most basic level, you're more inclined to offer yourself anything less than what's best for you in your… Continue reading No Less Than Your Best
After a full day, I find it hard to turn off my brain, relax, and fall asleep at night. This can be problematic if another busy day is on the horizon and there's no possibility of getting my preferred eight hours in. Of course this does nothing to help with any stress or anxiety I… Continue reading Relaxation Methods
We all know what it's like to attend a gathering where there's more than a few unfamiliar faces and where we feel a little awkward and out of place. In these settings, brief introductions, small-talk, and polite laughter are sure to get us through to the other side (i.e., home) provided we're willing and able… Continue reading Dreaded Question