"So often we go about life keeping the vulnerable seasons hidden. Forgetting that it's okay to admit we're not always okay... But I wonder what would happen if we told the whole story? If we lived our lives transparent and free."Read More
"I listened to dispatch calls of pregnant women who couldn't get out of their neighborhoods and were going into labor. Midwives providing free care to families across the state who are flooded in or evacuated & displaced...
But what can be done? How do you respond to tragedy when you are hundreds of miles away?"Read More
"The last item on the shelf was a Bible. Old, and worn. The first Bible I had been given as a teenager when I came to Christ.
Seeing it, my instinct was to toss it in the trash as well..."Read More
Sometimes, we forget how badly we need to put ourselves first. And before we know it burn out settles in, and all those little things that we've continued to stuff down deep starts billowing out.
Let's learn how to indulge in a little self-care...Read More
"....The next morning, I walked into the hospital knowing it was my turn to say goodbye. How in the world do you say goodbye to someone forever?....
I don’t know how long I was in there, but I stayed until peace found me...."Read More
"When people hear about my job, they sometimes reply with “Oh, so you get to hold babies!”…which actually sounds like a really cool job, but is definitely not the one I have.
While I sometimes get to snuggle a baby or two- the work leading up to that point is so much more complex..."Read More
"....It was okay to say, “I need help.” Doing so took some incredible bravery. It’s been said that “Speaking our fears and goals out loud is powerful.” And being vulnerable & real was one of the most freeing gifts I could give myself."Read More
"...What would happen if I wrote from a place of being the heroine in my own story? If my life were the setting, and the lessons I learned along the way were the storyline, and I quit trying to write as if there were an ending..."Read More