Encouragement · Letters from the Heart

Dear Friends in Low Places

Today’s letter comes to you from a friend I’ve logged many hours laughing with. She is the type of person who is authentic, unafraid to tell the truth about her self, and willing to step into someone else’s mess [including mine]. She makes up the best dance moves, always has a funny story to tell,…… Continue reading Dear Friends in Low Places

Encouragement · Letters from the Heart

Dear Daughter, Live in the Middle

Here is the third letter in the Letters from the Heart blog series! We have several more letters to go, and you will hear from some new voices in the coming weeks. The letters are tender and inspiring, and I hope you’ll come back every Monday to read each installment! I had the fortune/misfortune of…… Continue reading Dear Daughter, Live in the Middle

Encouragement · Letters from the Heart

Dear Mom, You Need to Hear This

Dear Mom, Every year that passes, I realize how much I need you and how much you have been in my corner-even when I was blindsided by self-centered desires. Your unconditional love was on display through it all. If only there were adequate words to convey the emotions in my heart for the gratitude I…… Continue reading Dear Mom, You Need to Hear This

moment of truth monday · Sow Kind

Moment of Truth Monday: March Edition

Dreaming has been a semi-elusive experience for me. Not the type of dreaming you entertain in your deepest state of rest, but the ones born in your soul. It’s not that there’s a shortage of dreams in me, but I have a tendency toward hard stops before the dream has a chance to evolve. Dreaming…… Continue reading Moment of Truth Monday: March Edition

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Happy 1st Birthday, #sowkindmovement!

Originally posted on Empty Plate . Full Heart:
“May you be given more and more of God’s kindness, peace, and love.” Jude 1:2 (TLB) One year ago, today, March 1, 2018, for the unnecessary sake of redundant clarification, a dear friend of mine, Alyssa De Los Santos, began one of the most influential campaigns I’ve ever…

Community · Sow Kind

It’s Time to “Sowibrate”

#SowKind is about to celebrate 365 days of kindness!  Join the party in person, or tune in to Facebook to join us online. We can’t wait to share stories, gather new ideas, eat cake, and enjoy the ripple of kindness. Send in your RSVP by February 28th to receive further details about party location, a…… Continue reading It’s Time to “Sowibrate”

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You Brew You Podcast: Guest Interview

Last month, I was interviewed for the #YouBrewYouPodcast. [[SQUEAL]] I had long hoped to share the message of #sowkind with people outside my circle, so when KariAnn extended the invitation to be interviewed, I was an immediate YES! I’d be honored if you’d listen and consider joining in on this humble attempt to scatter kindness…… Continue reading You Brew You Podcast: Guest Interview