What Inspires Me? (November edition)

It’s been a few months since I have been able to do this, but I’ve got a few links to share that inspire me! Plus, it’s the beginning of my favorite month…November (the month of my birth and Thanksgiving, two of my most favorite holidays!) Great Conversation Starter:You May Never See Another Couple Full of … [Read more…]

Coming Home

This weekend we are returning to Michigan for the first time in over a year. We are so excited to celebrate a wedding, see family and visit dear friends! But part of me feels a little bittersweet about the whole thing. As a football fan, next Sunday is a big game for our team because … [Read more…]

Thicker Skin

I had one of those days at work last week, where I had to accept criticism. Now, in most cases, I don’t mind it. It’s never easy to accept criticism, but I’ve learned that if it is constructive, I can learn from it, grow and move forward. However, when I am criticized simply because of … [Read more…]

When it rains, it pours…

This saying is usually in reference to a copious amount of stressful situations being dumped on you. But in this case, I am actually referring to the weather and my dislike for it at the moment. On this wonderful October day, it’s pouring rain. Really, this has been the weather this entire week! We moved … [Read more…]

Numb

It’s been too short an amount of time since I wrote one of these posts. We are still going to and sending our children to schools and universities… We are still shopping at malls… We are still going to movie theaters.. We are still worshipping in churches… We are still running races… And those that … [Read more…]

What Inspires Me? (September edtion)

I skipped July and August for this post because, well, my summer was crazy!Summer didn’t feel like it was happening until the first of August, so I wanted to enjoy it!But I’ve got some links and items that inspire me as summer ends and fall begins! This. Is. Fascinating.:Why I Called Out Joel Osteen & … [Read more…]

Music that Inspires: DEMF

D.E.M.F. Not sure what that is? I didn’t either until I was introduced to it a couple of years ago. It’s one of the greatest music festivals to attend because it celebrates great music and great musicians and is a good time all around. What is it, you ask? Detroit Electronic Music Festival. (I guess … [Read more…]

Music that Inspires: Dark Side of the Moon

One of the things that I have come to admire from my friends who appreciate and are more knowledgeable about music, is the idea of the album and enjoying a collection of songs, rather than just one here or there. I am the type to hear a great song on the radio, but not really … [Read more…]