When I was a kid I had a pretty expansive collection of Barbies. I had baby ones, blonde ones, brunette ones, pregnant ones that had removable stomachs so when you were feeling like you weren’t quite ready to have a baby but you wanted one in the future, your barbie could just permanently stay in… Read More Barbies and Speeding Tickets
I’ve heard it’s hard to quit smoking. I’ve heard it’s hard to quit drinking. I’ve heard it’s hard to quit pretty much anything that’s habitual. However, I’m here to say that I stopped doing something I’ve been doing for years within a matter of seconds. Without any difficulty whatsoever. 4-5 months ago I was… Read More No shave November…and December…and a couple of months before and after that.
Do you ever notice something odd about yourself and suddenly you’re certain you have some sort of disease? You want to know what’s wrong with you so naturally, you get on WebMD and search high and low, typing in your symptoms trying to name the life threatening disorder that you know will kill you within… Read More Let’s Stop Talking About Boys
Some of us have to hear the same message over and over and over and over again in order to truly get it. Hi. Yeah. That’s me. I try my best not to be bitter about my friends’ lives. But sometimes. Well. It just happens. I have a “friend of a friend” (just to… Read More Lessons.
I’ve been thinking about my habits lately. The good. The bad. The ugly. The “I don’t even know why I do this but I do”. And as usual, my thoughts led to some experimental actions. So I didn’t get on Facebook for the past week. I had heard friends and peers tell me how… Read More Habits
Everyone who has been a part of a Christian atmosphere has heard the spiel about how anywhere you go and anything you do is your ministry. As long as your intentions are to love others and your focus is on God, your career is your ministry. I’ve heard it a million times, honestly. But for… Read More Reasons to Sing the Doxology
I love living in the city. There’s so much to see and experience and every day provides an opportunity to meet new people. But. I miss walking outside and knowing I had thousands of acres of land to explore. I miss the untouched and unadulterated creation. It’s pure. The mountains and trees are unaware that… Read More Space