not so perfect

I have returned from vacation, rested and refreshed. I have also returned from a time away where I began to question who I am and what I have done in life. Jokingly, many people perceive me as “perfect”, a word I would never identify with. Sure, I am a perfectionist, but it’s not an attainable … [Read more…]


Death happens every day, it is inevitable. Because of our sinful selves, the devil and the world, we know that we are mortal and will die someday. This week marked the death of three “celebrities”, and the more it happens the more I wonder why some people’s death’s are talked about more than others. Does … [Read more…]

caught up

I was so caught up in this and didn’t want to be. I think we can learn a lot from this post by Walt Mueller: We can certainly pray for this family.


It seems to me that many people gauge their happiness based purely on their relationship status…why is that? I struggle with this, because I want to be content with who I am, what I am doing, and this life that God has given me before I share it with anyone else…that’s possible right? I know … [Read more…]


I’ve never been a fan of valentine’s day. It’s not because I’ve been single for the majority of those, or an anti-romantic. It’s just the over-commercialization and stereotypes that come with the holiday. Since when is a person defined by their relationship? It seems that the closer that day gets, the more people focus on … [Read more…]

Yay reading!

This is encouraging: Honor goes to parents, teachers, librarians and all those who love to read and share their encouragement with others!