Whenever you hear that particular song, does your mind immediately go back to your childhood, a first date, a favorite memory, or a heartbreak? Here are a few of my favs that have been a part of my life, (and I'd love to hear yours). Always by Patsy Cline This song will always have a special … Continue reading What Songs Define Your Life?
The phone rings, you hold your breath. The number pops on the screen, and you wonder, "Who's calling me?" or "Am I in trouble?" Years ago, talking on the phone was a usual thing to do. Teenagers would call their crushes and spend hours on the phone talking about everything. It was a way to … Continue reading Talking on the Phone is Better Than Texting
The Lord is my Artist. I am painted by Him. He outlines my features. He adds color to my life. He erases my flaws. He shades in the details for He illustrates me. Even when I have scribbled and staggering lines, I do not worry, For He is my ruler. His paintbrush comforts me. He … Continue reading The Lord is My Artist
I sit under the small forest of pink crepe myrtles in our front yard. The smell of freshly cut grass and April flowers fill the air as I lean against our big olive tree. A little yellow house stands behind me. Its bright color reminds me of sunshine and happy memories. It used to be blue, … Continue reading The House on Meadowbrooke Place
Have you ever been told to "take a chill pill," or "put on a happy face" when you really don't feel like it? Our society has been taught to believe that dissatisfaction is a bad thing, that we are to ignore it, shove it down, go buy something new, and move on. But after some … Continue reading Finding Your Why