Adventure in Europe: Day 1

While in Europe, I journaled and thought it would be neat to share our adventures with you! It’s hard to sum it up when asked how the trip was, so here you will get a taste of what we experienced! Day 1 -Thursday, Sept. 2nd, 2010: Today is the day! We boarded a plane this … [Read more…]

Letting Go

A song that has spoken to my heart recently… I’m Letting Go My heart beats, standing on the edgeBut my feet have finally left the ledgeLike an acrobatThere’s no turning backI’m letting goOf the life I planned for meAnd my dreamsI’m losing controlOf my destinyIt feels like I’m falling and that’s what it’s like to … [Read more…]

Of all places…

During this season of Lent, my fast has been of facebook. And I have been successful in not getting on. But for the first 4 1/2 weeks I’ve struggled with taking the time not on facebook and putting it towards my relationship with God.  My personal devotion time has been less than stellar, yet the … [Read more…]

…the morning after death

I feel like I’ve been surrounded by death in recent weeks. It’s inevitable for us all who live on this earth, but with each one, it is just a reminder of the importance of relying on God and His comfort. I read this poem in another blog and it took my breath away… The Bustle … [Read more…]

life without facebook

It’s been a little over a week since I gave up facebook for Lent, and it’s amazing what I have learned from the experience: 1. When a social networking site has become part of your daily routine, it’s more difficult than anticipated not to automatically go to it when checking one’s email.2. Apparently I haven’t … [Read more…]

Lenten prayer

The prayer from my devotion for today:“As Jesus was blessed by the conversation with Moses and Elijah, so bless our conversation with those who have journeyed before us. Amen.” What a neat perspective.

Looking forward to 2010…

Things I am looking forward to this year… – Planning a trip to France to visit friends and just travel…– Actually going to France this fall…– Finishing up meeting for NYG 2010…– Spending a week in NOLA for NYG…– Discovering my passions and what area to get my Masters in…– Publishing writing and research… That … [Read more…]


I feel torn in two different directions. For the last few months, I’ve been working hard to repair a relationship that I broke and one little mistake just blew it up again. I’ve lost this person’s trust…again, just as we were getting to a good place. I know I can do nothing to earn it … [Read more…]