For me it was a week of extreme situations that really showed me how much I LOVE what I am doing and so thankful God’s plan was far different than mine. On the one hand, it was a delight to help a...
Community: Giving Thanks
What is it about Thanksgiving that causes us to count our blessings with laser focus and then so quickly shift our minds to what we “need” forgetting all the blessings we have been given. Once agai...
Reflections on the Journey
Customers come into the shoppe and tell me I am brave to open my own store. Inside I respond with “brave – how about crazy”. Deep down I know this is exactly what I am supposed to be doing. As I ...
Ugly Beautiful Gifts = Joy
Friday was all planned out to include sleeping 8 hours. I am sick and my mom said “honey you don’t have a substitute” so I decided I better slow down and get some rest. Somehow I reasoned sleepi...
Seeing Hope in Change
Living life means going through change. Knowing change is around the corner can be comforting or concerning. Embracing change is only possible when our hope is in someth...
Choosing Joy Multiplies Hope
Being still, listening, reassessing the definition of productivity and the standards I measure the success of my day. Opening my eyes to a world that revolves around continually giving thanks in...
Hope in the Darkness
Waking up to a beautiful day in West Palm Beach, swimming laps while the sun was rising in the sky, riding my bike, journaling and reading without a care in the world. I love my Sabbath day...