Community · Fun

Fun Fact Friday [Part Two]: To Know and Be Known

Do You Know More About a Stranger Than a Neighbor? Can you tell someone the name of a celebrity’s dog or favorite product, but you can’t tell that person the name of your neighbor or his dog? When we connect to the social world but disconnect from our real one, we run the risk of…… Continue reading Fun Fact Friday [Part Two]: To Know and Be Known

Community · Encouragement

Fun Fact Friday: A Little Something You Might Not Know!

The Power of Story It is not uncommon to follow someone without ever getting to know them. In our social media world, we are often inclined to observe without engaging. I can absorb facts through a scroll that get me no closer to relationship–but temporarily dull the desire for connection. Do you feel that? The…… Continue reading Fun Fact Friday: A Little Something You Might Not Know!

Announcement · Community · SowKind Movement

Sowkind One-Day Retreat

What’s New for Sowkind? Most of you know that I started Sowkind as a hashtag movement back in 2018. The mission was simple, and I never imagined transitioning to an official nonprofit, but that is exactly what happened in August of 2021. Since then, we have had the privilege of expanding the original vision by…… Continue reading Sowkind One-Day Retreat

Announcement · Community · Faith

Reflect, Reveal, Receive, Redeem Women’s Retreat Announcement

I am excited to offer Reflect, Reveal, Receive, and Redeem, a retreat for women. We will gather at Riven Rock Ranch in Comfort, Texas June 24th-26th to experience the beauty of the Hill Country and the gift of connection and rest. We will dig into the Word, connect in small groups, and engage in quiet…… Continue reading Reflect, Reveal, Receive, Redeem Women’s Retreat Announcement

Community · Healing · Kindness · Sow Kind · SowKind Movement

Sowkind Growth Workshop Registration

Sowkind Growth Workshops The Sowkind Nonprofit [a passion of my heart] offers Growth Workshops as a way of acknowledging that kindness is both an internal and external expression. Growth Workshop participants are invited to turn kindness inward through reflection, evaluation, and healing as a means of extending kindness outwardly. Mindsets and faith are the bedrock…… Continue reading Sowkind Growth Workshop Registration

Community · Encouragement · Faith

Table Talk Podcast: New Episode Available

New Podcast Episode Alert! This morning, a new episode of Table Talk: A Place to Gather, Guide & Go is available! Table Talk: A Place to Gather, Guide, and Go explores the value and necessity of community. My friend, Jill Dobrowansky, and I became fast friends in an online writing group, and we started dreaming…… Continue reading Table Talk Podcast: New Episode Available

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

Community · Encouragement · Kindness · wisdom

Work Experience: One Size Does NOT Fit All

Since it’s Labor Day, I thought I would share my work experience. This won’t be a chronological list of my employers, but it will be a glimpse into the heart of a woman working fulltime and raising children. Here’s the deal, I have worked most of my adult life. The majority of my early mothering…… Continue reading Work Experience: One Size Does NOT Fit All