Just a another day in the life…of a tired mama

If you are one of my Facebook friends, you will occasionally see what I lovingly term as “Gavinism’s.” They are the quirky quotes that come from the mouth of my 6-year old. I share them for two reasons. I need someone to laugh with me because if I don’t laugh, especially in some of the … [Continue reading]

Be Extraordinary

It has been way too long since I have had a check-in with those of you reading the Bible through with me this year. It’s an intensive plan, isn't it? I mean, reading the OT once and the NT twice in one year amounts to a whole lot of reading. I won’t lie and tell you I have been on track for the last … [Continue reading]

Lord, break my heart…

I have to admit how heavy my heart is this week. Do you ever feel that way? I made the mistake of both scrolling though Facebook and watching the news … [Continue reading]

Divin’ In

I have decided that I don’t like devotionals. What? Let me back up… I’m really not anti-devotional. I like devotionals. I use devotionals. … [Continue reading]

Monday Night Truth

I was asked to write a little article about small groups for my church. I was excited to share my experience with the church body, but as I began … [Continue reading]

Fat Girl Running – It’s all about the laughs

What is funnier than a frumpy, fat girl in a fitness center? Not much, really – so let me tell you about that one time… I had a work meeting this … [Continue reading]

I just don’t get it…

Things I just don’t understand: 1-ply toilet paper - 'nuff said Using your turn signal in the turn lane - Shouldn't it be obvious I am … [Continue reading]

Dear exercise…

Day Eleven: When we exercise, we tend to choose cardio options – which are great. But we can’t forget the importance of strength training as well. How … [Continue reading]

5k Bonding

I had a goal on my summer bucket list {which technically only existed in my brain}. It was to run a family 5k. Yep - I wanted my whole family to join … [Continue reading]

Don’t skip it…

Day Ten: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Start your day right with a balanced, protein packed breakfast! It is true – breakfast is … [Continue reading]