The alarm went off this morning at 6:00am. Honestly, it was worse than a fire alarm – it was so startling! We rushed to get dressed and head to breakfast… but so did all 300+ other people in our tour group. We battled our way through the line and grabbed breakfast. We left the hotel … Continue reading Who are you building for?
Our arrival in TelAviv brought us to a city that is certainly young and vibrant while sharing space with amazing pieces of history. The contrast between old and new makes for an amazing introduction to Israel! This is the gateway to the country – really the only way in for now – and you can feel the blend of people and cultures as soon as you step foot on the ground. Continue reading That’s a hog leg…
If you started reading my blog when I travelled to Italy, you know how much I love sharing my travel escapades with all of you. And, I am excited to announce that it is time for more. I am heading to Israel in 8 days and I am planning to share each part of this journey with you too! From enjoying the healing qualities of the Dead Sea, to marvelling at the wonder of the Dessert, to sitting in the same place where our Lord shared the Last Supper and listening for God’s voice at the sight of His Son’s tomb. Continue reading New Year…New Adventures
I’ve been praying for wisdom with several circumstances lately. God knows what is on my heart and I know that He will guide me to the best ways to handle each situation and help those I love and care about. Continue reading “Getting smarter…”
I have the most amazing partner to travel through life with. My husband is such an incredible man! He is kind and loving, gentle and thoughtful, strong and sweet. I have been so incredibly blessed! His faith and views center me. He calms me when my emotions run rampant. He is my rock.
But, he’s not perfect and neither am I. Continue reading “Free love…”
Y’all… I have a great network of friends!
It has been a tough couple of weeks, as you know if you’ve been reading along. But, last night I was reminded that in the midst of chaos or struggle, you have amazing people that will lift you up and raise your spirits! Continue reading “Cool kids club…”
I have always believed myself to be the type of person who forgives quickly, loves generously, and holds herself accountable for mistakes made. But, today’s prompt question has me struggling with my own self-righteousness.
Who are you holding a grudge against that you need to ask forgiveness for?
Conflict eats me from the inside and spits my guts back out like a pile of spaghetti. I avoid it at ALL costs. But, back me into a corner and I come out swinging. Which is exactly what I did yesterday… Continue reading “In this corner…”
I have always been a people pleaser… I get myself so wrapped up in making others happy with me that I sometimes lose sight of what is important for me, my marriage, my family, my business, and my friends. Anytime I feel that I have let someone down or that they are upset with me … Continue reading Dictating happiness…
I am hard on myself – and I know that I need to learn to forgive myself just as our Father forgives me. Our God is so merciful. He can forgive the gravest sins if the sinner is truly sorry… and yet, as humans we struggle with forgiveness of ourselves and others. I look back … Continue reading Better than before