This view challenged me to look at the new year as an opportunity not just to set goals and make resolutions, but instead to take a step back and think about how I am viewing and using the time I’ve been given.
On November 1, I had to get out of the office. It's a crazy busy season and I found myself bogged down by deadlines, irritated with the people around me and feeling like I was stuck in a snow globe of only emails and to do lists. Yuck. Yuck, yuck, yuck. How do I so [...]
“Better the little that the righteous have than the wealth of many wicked.” -Psalm 37:16 One year ago, my dad sold our family farm. When he told me that it was really happening, the auction had been scheduled and the realtor contacted, I knew it was the right decision. I knew in the end it [...]
"We humans make plans, but the Lord has the final word." - Proverbs 16:1 I have a confession to make… I’m in love with my paper planner. I love that it is full of pretty and colorful pages on nice paper. I love that it is a literal blank page symbol of my week and all the potential [...]
"The healthiest response to life is joy." - Deepak Chopra Just as I love new year resolutions, I love new birth year resolutions! For year 29, I decided I want to start a routine of waking up early to spend time doing what I care about before work...because otherwise, it doesn’t happen. But, you guys, [...]
"Don't just count your years, make your years count." - George Meredith Happy Fourth of July! And happy birthday to me :). It's the big 2-9 this year- the last year of my 20s. Year 28 has been a great year. I went to Colorado, bought our first house, celebrated a few weddings, got a new [...]
"I came that you may have life, and have it abundantly." - John 10:10 In May, there was a lot of uncertainty at my workplace. Our leaders had to make some hard decisions due to our budget numbers and we weren’t sure what that would mean for our team and our work. This is not [...]