In light of the recent Jayme Closs kidnapping case, I wanted to share and talk about a subject many of us shy away from. Danger. The following are two true and personal stories, followed by some practical advice. It isn't meant to be taken as a scare message, but rather to offer hope in a … Continue reading It Takes a Village
It was an April day. I was suffering something awful from spring fever as I sat plopped inside a college classroom. I could almost smell the newly growing wild flowers from my desk. The sun penetrated the windows and tickled my face. I longed to escape the confined and almost chalky feeling only a small … Continue reading Married to Spring
First things first, I pray each and every one of you had a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! After a little vacation break, I am back in action and feeling refreshed. I hope you guys are, too. It's nice to be back and I'm eager to get this year started! Speaking of... Ahhhh, … Continue reading Can I Catch a Break?
Hey Friends, Stay tuned for my next blog post coming after the holiday craziness dies down! I will be going on a couple of trips (the Big Apple and Marco Island) so I won't have time to sit down and write! Stop by on January 7th for the next post! I will be able to … Continue reading Merry Christmas
As I hung ornaments on my tree this year, I was excited. Ah, Christmas time. There is no feeling on earth like it. The lights. The snow. The carols. The presents. The ornaments on the tree. The precious time together with family and friends. What a truly gorgeous and festive time of year. But step … Continue reading The Little Ornament
"I was on the outside looking in to where I wanted to be, with no hope of truly belonging there... One night everything changed."
"We all know Genies don't exist, but we have a God who does."
Hello there! Welcome to my comfortable corner where socks are fuzzy and pajama bottoms are a plenty. My name is Melissa (AKA Bella, as hubby likes to call me). An aspiring freelance devotion writer and now personal blogger, I am based out of Connecticut. I think I can safely speak for all New Englanders when … Continue reading Comfortable Corner