"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,… Continue reading Let’s Do it for the Joy | June Glimpses of Joy
"Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of our faith. For the joy set before him… Continue reading Fixing Our Eyes on Jesus | The Joy Set Before Us
"There is a way of living, a way of harmonizing and hitting a balance point, a converging of a thousand balance points and voices, layering together, twisting together, and there are moments, when it all clicks into place just for a split second--God and marriage and forgiveness and something deep inside that feels like peace--and… Continue reading Glimpses of Joy: October 2016
“I believe in a life of celebration.” - Shauna Niequist In addition to the glimpses of joy I share on this blog, I also love to share ways that I celebrate. Music, parties, bucket lists, recipes, TV shows, holidays, vacations and favorite things. These are all things that help me celebrate the amazing life that… Continue reading Celebrations & Joy
I’m a big fan of a dead man named C.S. Lewis. My senior year of high school I wrote a research paper about him, and during the process, I learned a whole lot about Narnia, Oxford, and theology. But the thing that impacted me the most was learning about an experience Lewis called Joy. “Joy,”… Continue reading Lewis’ Glimpses of Joy
Welcome to my blog! Notice that I’m not saying welcome to my new blog. I’ve been writing on here for a while. However, I’m going to change some things up.
I've been dreaming a lot lately. I'm often dreaming, but lately it's been a lot. As I drive home from work I look at the houses, thinking about which one I would like to own. I hear a name and I think about if I'd like to name a baby that. I think of trips… Continue reading Dream, Dream, Dream.