I started the Whole30 for a number of reasons, to beat my sugar addiction, to weaken the strength of my migraines and to combat PCOS, a hormone imbalance condition that predisposes me to diabetes. Occasionally I google search for how science or medicine has progressed in treating these conditions and kept seeing results for what … More Five Days on Whole30
Have you ever sat in the back of a room where, hopefully no one could see you? Only to then feel like the person speaking dead center in the front has a direct sight line to you? This was me last night at my second Toastmasters meeting; as the Toastmaster waited patiently for people to … More Toastmasters, anyone?
There are a lot of reasons for why this conference was different than my first. Honestly I thought the only two differences would be that it was my second one, so I’d knew what to expect and that it was in my home town; giving me home field advantage. I was so happy to be … More NOAHCon2016
Jeremiah 29:11-13 says, “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you. You will seek me and … More Why I got Baptized
Words I thought I’d never say! The hardest part about having a dream is, for me, seeing it realized. The journey to publication isn’t complete, there’s still a lot of work to be done. Though, when I hit send to my writing partner and editor, closed the lid to my laptop, I rushed home to … More I finished my First Book!
Progress on my book has come to a dead stop. I’m not writing a novel with fictional characters, plots, or mysterious twists and turns. This is my life, the events are real and the names have not been changed to protect the innocent or guilty. I’ve come to terms with what the end result will … More The Inside Job
I’m hearing this a lot lately amongst my Christian and kinda-Christian friends. I never really thought deeply about what they were trying to say until I found myself in a situation where the generic, “Guard your heart” quote fit. “Oh, obviously it’s meant to protect you from allowing anyone or anything in too quickly whereby they … More Guarding my Heart