The Leap

I felt the hot tears welling up behind my eyes.  “Don’t cry. Don’t cry. Don’t cry.” I said to myself.  As the the woman told her testimony, my heart burned within me and I dropped my head into my hands. It was too late, the dam broke and tears fell down my cheeks and within seconds I was ugly crying in church.

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Summer Capsule Review

I had seen the concept of a “Capsule Wardrobe” on Pinterest for years now. It seemed exhausting, hard and impossible. I liked going on my emotional shopping sprees and stockpiling clothes. Would I be able to not buy anything for 3 months?!

Read how I cut my wardrobe in half and found more joy doing so! 

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August Goals

I was talking to Bryan the other day that I am such a checklist/pen and paper person. If I don’t have a checklist for my day, I get swept away with Fixer Upper reruns and the massive pile of laundry laying on our bed. (Whoops!) 

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Bob Ross and God

I held the remote in my hand and scrolled through the new releases on Netflix. It was a lazy Saturday afternoon and I had just woke up from a nap. I shuffled through the mediocre list of movies until I saw the image of a man with a giant afro standing at a canvas.

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Here is Love, Vast as the Ocean

The night air was cool against my face as I escaped the hotel. Each step took me further away from the loud laughter and the yellow glow of outdoor tiki bar below the hotel. I shoved my hands into the pockets of my coat and widened my stride trying to catch up to my sister and her boyfriend .

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