Encouragement · Faith · wisdom

Find a Reasonable Rhythm

Whales intrigue me. Their behaviors and instincts fascinate me because they create amazing backdrops for life lessons. Whales follow a specific pattern [a rhythm, if you will] that I would like to emulate. Whales feed in the cold waters of Alaska before making a six-week journey to Hawaii to mate, rest, and give birth. It…… Continue reading Find a Reasonable Rhythm

Community · SowKind Movement

Sowkind Advent[ure] 2021

How’s the adventure in your life? Are you stuck in a rut–looking for a way to move out of a humdrum rhythm of life? Advent is filled with expectancy and anticipation. Adventure is an exciting or remarkable experience. What if this season could be full of expectancy and excitement? That is the hope of the…… Continue reading Sowkind Advent[ure] 2021

Community · SowKind Movement

Cyber Monday Deal and MORE

Cyber Monday Deal Today only! Today only! Ten for Ten TEN copies of Broken Vessels for $10. You will NOT find a better deal on the book this holiday season, so while you are shopping, will you consider adding a copy of Broken Vessels for someone who needs a little encouragement? Order your copy here.…… Continue reading Cyber Monday Deal and MORE

Community

Small Business Shopping Suggestions

Small business Saturday. It’s a thing. Did you know? It started in 2010 as a way to celebrate small businesses and encourage local shopping between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Considering all the ups and downs of the past two years, and as a small business owner myself, I think standing with our local business…… Continue reading Small Business Shopping Suggestions

Encouragement · Kindness · SowKind Movement · Uncategorized

World Kindness Day: An Interview with Beth Walker

Today is World Kindness Day–a global awareness day celebrating compassion and kindness. Kindness is not just a trend; it is a way of life. For believers, it is also a fruit of the spirit. In a world of so much pain and loneliness, why wouldn’t we choose kindness? From a sincere belief that when we…… Continue reading World Kindness Day: An Interview with Beth Walker

Encouragement · Healing · wisdom

Lint Screen Lesson and Choosing Healing

I reached in attempting to remove the bundle of lint gathered in the tight crevice below the lint screen holder. Although this wasn’t on my agenda, I just couldn’t turn a blind eye and walk away. The dryer’s lint screen was designed to be cleaned between loads of laundry, but even if you follow that…… Continue reading Lint Screen Lesson and Choosing Healing

Christian Living · Faith · Healing · Hope

Broken Vessels Book Launch

It’s almost time! Eleven days. Eleven days. ELEVEN DAYS. Do you love a good old-fashioned countdown? I vacillate between loving it and feeling like the days are dragging on. In the case of releasing Broken Vessels into the world, it feels like the days are flying by, and I am not entirely sure I am…… Continue reading Broken Vessels Book Launch

Belief · Encouragement · Healing · Hope · wisdom

Unexpected Detours

Moab was everything we didn’t know to expect. We stood amazed at Arches and Canyonlands, found the most delicious eateries that catered to our many food allergies, and enjoyed several rainbow sightings and surrounding scenery. It always strikes me as odd that we love rainbows, but often begrudge the rain. I imagine it is because…… Continue reading Unexpected Detours

Healing · Hope · wisdom

Psst–I Have a SECRET to Share!

Book Release Coming Soon! Yes, you read that right. I have been working tirelessly to finish this manuscript, and the finish line is within sight. I am excited to share it with you! The labor pains accompanying this project are real. Between sitting in this spot for hours on end with hands hovering over the…… Continue reading Psst–I Have a SECRET to Share!

Encouragement · Love · wisdom

Step OUT of Fear and IN to Love

It was a move I had to make after being displaced from my teaching assignment. An unexpected life change deemed it necessary to return to work. Sitting in one of my interviews, I had a strong sense it was the school where I was being called. I have always viewed my profession as a calling.…… Continue reading Step OUT of Fear and IN to Love