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Though I Thought I Could Do it All, I Could Not Do it All Well

Growing up in the countryside of north Florida, I was a simple girl. School, chicken, Disney channel, my few select friends, church. I wasn’t thinking about my future much besides college. That was the goal. That was my purpose. Get good grades. Go to college for something that makes sense. However, once I got into college and saw a brand new world of people, places … Continue reading Though I Thought I Could Do it All, I Could Not Do it All Well

Embracing Discomfort

This morning I listened to a sermon by Steven Furtick about dysfunctional comfort.  During the sermon, Furtick stated that we shouldn’t be so quick to ask God to rebuke the devil when feelings of discomfort are present. Sometimes, God is using that trouble and discomfort to transform us.  I don’t know about you, but this entire year has been one uncomfortable situation. What started out … Continue reading Embracing Discomfort

Being Busy & Accomplishing Nothing | What I Learned

Two years ago, I was an overwhelmed mess. I wanted to do everything all the time. I labeled myself more of a failure than I did anything else because I wasn’t where I wanted to be in life. I had all of these “goals”. They were mapped out perfectly – step-by-step plans that, had I been serious about any of them, I could have succeeded … Continue reading Being Busy & Accomplishing Nothing | What I Learned

What I’ve learned from Start by Jon Acuff | February Book Review

“No one says, “I’m going to be average for 65 years and then die.” The moment I heard that line spoken by Jon, I knew this would be a book I enjoyed.  Start by Jon Acuff is his kick in your butt to realize that you don’t have to stay average. You’re meant to be awesome and you should go and BE AWESOME.  Here are … Continue reading What I’ve learned from Start by Jon Acuff | February Book Review

February 2020 Goals – COMMIT

“Goooooddd morning USA!!!!!!!” Don’t ask me why – just felt like saying it lol Welcome back to the blog fam!  January was interesting, right? Seems like it lasted forever but I’m sure the rest of the year will fly by to make up for the time.  Because of that reason, my word for February is COMMIT. I’m committing to myself, my body and my work. (It’s … Continue reading February 2020 Goals – COMMIT

2019 Recap – Doing More of What’s Important

Hey Fam! Welcome back to the blog.  Today we’re talking about goals! (One of my favorite subjects lol)  2019 went by in a blur but not without serving its purpose under the sun. My focus in 2019 was simple – do more of what’s important. I set certain goals in hopes they were what I believed to be important for that time, but life has … Continue reading 2019 Recap – Doing More of What’s Important

2020 Goals – Growing into Myself

Hey Fam! Welcome back to the blog and (if you haven’t heard it enough already) Happy New Year to you! 2019 flew by like we knew it would. I took the time to learn and grow into who I’m becoming. I’ve become a little more careful,a bit more grounded and I’m grateful for that. (Still don’t know how to go to bed on time but … Continue reading 2020 Goals – Growing into Myself

Goodbye 2019, Hello New Decade

Happy New Year Fam! Welcome back. I hope you’ve enjoyed the entire holiday season – from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day. This time off for me has been refreshing, informative, relaxing, and all the things in between.  I know everyone has been on their “new year, same me” or “new year, new me” vibe, giving out all of the advice and well wishes. I could … Continue reading Goodbye 2019, Hello New Decade

Money Matters: Seven Steps to Paying Down Debt

Hello Friend,  I have been off and on my debt freedom journey since 2015. 2014. One of them. My balance has bounced to and fro. During my journey – just when I got rid of debts, I added more on somehow. It has been a never ending thing.  This year, I vowed to work hard and focus on one thing. I wanted to pay off … Continue reading Money Matters: Seven Steps to Paying Down Debt