Renovate My Heart

  Dear God,  I compare my heart to a home being remodeled. It has a starting point, that isn’t quite how I want it to be. As all the tools are taken out and the work begins it starts to look messy, and even broken. A part of me wants to put it all back … More Renovate My Heart

Tiger Stripes

To all the Mamas out there , Look down at your stretch marks. Your scars. Your stretched out skin. These are your tiger stripes. Your badge of honor. You may try to use all the creams and work outs wanting to erase them. But tigers don’t do that. They wear them on the outside. Mamma, you … More Tiger Stripes

Before God

Before God I was afraid. Before God my journey was strayed. Before God I freeze. Before God I fall on my knees. Before God I drop my desires. Inside he starts his fire. Before God purpose wasn’t real. Before God I didn’t know I could heal. Before God nothing else stands. Before God my heart … More Before God

Cannon Beach Rain

I love my rain boots! The memories behind these boots always bring a smile to my face. The memories of Ecola dance in the back of my mind as I slip them on year after year. I will always cherish the friendships that were made, the lessons learned, the Biblical teaching, and the peace I … More Cannon Beach Rain

His Princess

Romans 8:17 Now if we are children, then we are heirs—heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ, if indeed we share in his sufferings in order that we may also share in his glory. Frilly dresses, tutus, crowns, glass slippers, and glitter….I love it all! Some caution their daughters dressing up as a princess because they … More His Princess

My Blogs Story

For those who work with youth I want you to know that what you say is impactful. Reading the small pieces of my youthful heart my youth leader encouraged me to start a blog. “You should start a blog.” Those powerful words of encouragement year after year started to make me wonder if maybe my … More My Blogs Story

Date Night Jars

My husband and I have one of these and we love it!  What I love about these is you can make them how ever you want! You don’t have to use a mason jar like us. A simple list might just do the trick. Dates: Romantic: *Bed and breakfast *go to a hotel *hiking *go … More Date Night Jars