Becoming Real

The Velveteen Rabbit is one of my favorite childhood stories.  It’s about a stuffed animal who desires to be real through the love of his kid owner.  Throughout the book, he is on a journey to find out what really makes a toy become alive. Below is one of the most famous passages of the entire book. “’Real […]

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When God lays promises on our heart, there is a peace that consumes us. We wait in anticipation for the day we’ll receive that blessing, but after time passes with no promise in sight, our anticipation turns into anxiety. Then, it turns into doubt. The enemy loves it when our hearts grow weary. That’s when […]

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Quote on Being Brave

  Happy Tuesday, everyone! I think we all could stand to be a little braver these days.  I saw this quote and thought it was perfect to remember.  I’m going to carry it with me throughout the week as a small reminder of the little-by-little, day-by-day process of overcoming. Everyone’s bravery looks different, but let’s […]

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Book Review: Rising Strong by Brene’ Brown

There is nothing like reading a book that completely transforms the way you thought about your approach to life.  This book does just that. Those who are closest to me know that I absolutely love Brene’ Brown’s work. Her books are so insightful and come with tips and tricks that you can start applying the […]

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