Hi, friends! We're just about half way through 2017. Most of us, myself included, have probably forgotten about our new years resolutions... But I wanted to revisit some of mine to see what progress (or lack thereof) I've made so far. Back in January, I wrote this blog post: New Year, New Goals, that explained some … Continue reading 2017 Checkpoint
Hi, friends! This coming Sunday, June 16, 2017 is Father's Day. I have many fatherly figures in my life that I love and owe a lot to. Besides my own dad, someone who played a big fatherly figure in my life was my Papa. I wrote about him in a past blog post: "In Loving … Continue reading Be the Hero
Hi, friends! Last Thursday, June 8, 2017, was National Best Friends Day. It takes a lot to be a best friend, but everything comes naturally when you connect with someone who's meant to be that person in your life. Over the years, I've used the term "best friend" very loosely. I had a bad habit … Continue reading Best of the Best
Hey, you. I want you to know something... You are not alone. In fact, I'm in the same boat as you right now. This month will be one of the hardest months for me... For various reasons. No matter how hard I try to stay calm and let things take their course, I can't help … Continue reading To: Those Afraid of What’s to Come
Hi, friends! This month's interview is with someone who I've seen grow immensely over the past year, going on two years. Skyler started off as one of the students at Epic (New Hope Leeward's high school ministry) and is now a leader in Epic and In The Mix (New Hope Leeward's junior high ministry). Although … Continue reading Your Value Doesn’t Come From Other People
Hi, friends! Spring has been in full effect lately. Although I could do without this hot and humid weather, what I love about spring is the beautiful flowers! In honor of having such beautiful flowers, I wanted to share some of my favorite photos of flowers that I've taken over the years... Enjoy!
Hi, friends! This coming Sunday, May 14, 2017 is Mother's Day. Growing up, and even now, I have many motherly figures in my life. In a world where women and men are given different standards, I'm blessed to have so many strong women teach and guide me. I want to acknowledge some of the mothers … Continue reading She’s Been My Inspiration