• Some Days.

    SOME DAYS….   I can be the happiest person in the world, life is good and sweet.   And in an instant, it all can change, and that’s not the person you meet.   I’ll be smiling and content as…

  • The Person in the Pew.

    If I’ve learned one thing (among a thousand) it’s that you never know what that person in the pew is going through on Sunday morning.  It may be the person a few rows ahead or a few rows back, it…

  • Outside looking in.

    While I want so desperately for this to be a positive space all the time, life just isn’t like that. Things happen, not always good things, but they make us who we are, right?  And if you’re like me, memories…

  • I hope you know.

    Today…. I hope you know that whatever you’re feeling this moment is okay. I hope you know that if you’re afraid, there is someone much bigger than us who has your back. I hope you know if you’ve done something…

  • Right Side of the Bed.

    “Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues but the parent of all others.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero As I scroll Facebook and IG, I read and feel anxiety and sadness between the lines and the laughter.  Thank God for laughter but…

  • Above all things.

    Up at 2:30 this morning, I sat here looking at this blank screen like a zombie.  I have a list of things I want to write, my mind racing daily, but it’s all felt so irrelevant in the big picture…

  • Blips on the Trip!

    Me to Self:  Okay, dadgum it, I just overthought that yesterday.  Not again today… seriously??? Anyone else ever been there?  I do it all the time!  We’re constantly told by those people we know who are not over-thinkers to just stop, let…

  • Mornings can suck.

    I don’t know what it is, surely someone can relate.  It doesn’t matter if yesterday was grand, I still have mornings that the quiet kind of envelopes me like a dark cloud and I struggle.  This morning is one of…

  • Lessons Learned: Finding Your People.

    Whew… this has emotionally been a long time coming!  But today, I’m so excited to share the first in a series of short videos called “Lessons Learned.”  These short videos are all based on real life experiences from the school…