One Word

Lately, I've been seeing a lot of posts on social media asking "what is your one word for 2020?"  In a nutshell, meaning what is the one thing you want to work on or define you in the new year? I've been thinking a great deal about this ever since I started seeing it everywhere. … Continue reading One Word

Steering into 2020

"You can't steer a parked car" (unknown). I've heard that quote spoken many times.  I'm not sure where I first heard it or who came up with it initially, but I know it's etched on my brain permanently.  Not only have I heard it said by people in my life, but I've read it in … Continue reading Steering into 2020

Who Are You?

I recently watched the movie Overcomer and it was fantastic!  It's one of those films that stays with you long after you've watched it.  It makes you think.  It touches your heart.  If you haven't seen it, please DO.  You won't be sorry. I know I wasn't.  It convicted me, encouraged me and reminded me that … Continue reading Who Are You?

Christmas Eve Blood Bath

With Christmas around the corner, I thought I'd share a funny story I have been working on for a submission.  Entirely true, it is meant just for "Christmas blunder" ha ha's and no more!  With no real hidden deep meaning attached, it highlights the fact that SOMETIMES for no reason at all, we can just … Continue reading Christmas Eve Blood Bath

Give Thanks Anyway

Hi friends, There is no long blog post this Monday as I prepare for the Thanksgiving holiday, but I wanted to take a moment to remind everyone to remain thankful no matter what may be occurring in your life that feels unpleasant, discouraging or difficult.  I know it’s easier said than done! Recently, I had … Continue reading Give Thanks Anyway


We travel many roads in our lifetime.  No two roads are exactly the same and most of them are beautiful in their own unique way and for their own reason.  Think about it. In Hawaii a road might be surrounded by different shades of lush greens, palm trees, pretty waterfalls, black volcanic rock or even … Continue reading Roads

Get It Done

What's the big secret to success?  We'll get to that in a moment... I am training for a half marathon.  With a 12-week schedule of runs and cross training workouts, I have to say that it's hard.  I won't lie to you.  I'd love to pretend it's been a breeze, but that wouldn't do anybody … Continue reading Get It Done