How to let go of labels and love your life! (Part 2) – Day 39

Yesterday, we let go of the lies that keep us from finding our truth and purpose in God. Today, we embrace the fullness of who the Lord created us to be!  Please know, this is a tricky subject and I want to present it in a way that doesn’t leave room for misunderstanding, so I’ll … Continue reading How to let go of labels and love your life! (Part 2) – Day 39

Learning to Accept Kindness From Others – Day 37

As women and Christians, we sometimes believe we have to live in a state of false humility and poo poo away any acknowledgment of our gifts, or even simple compliments.  Ever done this before? Friend: You look really nice today! You: Oh, it’s nice of you to say that, but I couldn’t get my hair … Continue reading Learning to Accept Kindness From Others – Day 37

How to Let Go of Labels and Love Your Life! (Part 1) – Day 38

Wasn’t yesterday’s post about facing fears and finding joy juicy? If you haven’t read it yet, check it out because we’ll take those concepts even further in the nest two posts. Our goal is to let go of the labels we use to define our lives, recognize the labels as the lies they are, start … Continue reading How to Let Go of Labels and Love Your Life! (Part 1) – Day 38

Why Disappointment is Important for Growth – Day 35

I spent a lot of time in my life avoiding discomfort and the dreaded “disappointment.” I was wrong. I realize now I’m disappointed by the lack of disappointment - because it means I didn’t try all the things I should have. I can only imagine where life would be if I were willing to put … Continue reading Why Disappointment is Important for Growth – Day 35

Stuck in a Rut? Here’s How to Get Out – Day 32

Whenever we feel down about an ongoing situation, it’s easy to wave the white flag, sit back, and admit defeat. But we don’t have to accept that - at least not according to Marie Forleo, and I believe her! I LOVE Marie's “Everything Is Figureoutable” philosophy and her book by the same name is fabulous! … Continue reading Stuck in a Rut? Here’s How to Get Out – Day 32

How to “Be the Change You Wish to See” – Day 30

I don’t believe anyone is happy with the state of the world right now. We all know things need to change - but so many people are mixed up on how to improve it. One thing is clear, though: The world desperately needs to change. People are rightfully demanding justice for the oppressed, and their responses … Continue reading How to “Be the Change You Wish to See” – Day 30

Why You Should Make Yourself Uncomfortable Every Day: Part 2 – Day 13

Yesterday, someone blessed me with thank you letter about the first post on embracing discomfort. When I responded, I had a huge A-HA! moment. I’ve missed out on so many blessings because I refused to expose myself to things that make me uncomfortable! The implications are astounding: Making memories with my kids: I refuse to … Continue reading Why You Should Make Yourself Uncomfortable Every Day: Part 2 – Day 13

Why You Should Make Yourself Uncomfortable Every Day – Day 11

I took my first cold shower today. It was awful. Every millisecond felt like torture. I hate being cold. HATE it! Yes, I used the four-letter H-word we teach our kids not to say. However, it’s the only word that adequately describes my feelings about all things chilly. (Except ice cream. Can I get a … Continue reading Why You Should Make Yourself Uncomfortable Every Day – Day 11