Always Be thankful – Never take anything for granted

It is September 2, 2020. And while I would love to put the brakes on and hold on to summer as long as I can, I can’t. I can’t ignore the fall decorations, Halloween inflatables, or the pumpkin wagons being parked at the local Co-Op and parking lots. Fall is coming and bringing with it…

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Habits: The good, the bad, and the ugly

A couple of months ago, my friends and I did a devotional called ‘Habits’, and since then I have done it two or three more times. It was so good and challenging. It was about how we can change our bad habits into good ones. And the word ‘Habits’ was changed into an acronym to…

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Thoughts from a Bloggers Notebook Part 2

Greetings and Salutations! Just because I did not post last week, does not mean my thoughts and ideas stopped coming. My thoughts range from an innocent merry-go-round to a crazy, maddening, out-of-control roller coaster. But, let’s stay in the safe zone…shall we? In the past, I’ve had random posts, and while they are fun, they…

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My Battle with Anxiety – And How I Won

I wrote this before I even had a blog, and I kept putting off posting it. Because it exposes a part of my heart, and me, that I don’t want people to know about. But I think it’s time. It is time to share a battle that I was fighting for two, miserable years.  …

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Journal Prompt – What’s the Point of Being Thankful?

A confusing prompt I know, but it has a point, just bear with me here. As some of you may have noticed, my journal prompts have been every other week, and not very consistent. Because my thought was; what’s the point? My journal life was going downhill faster than an avalanche in winter, and I…

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Words are Powerful – Words are Life

Back in March, when the world closed down and we had to stop going to church, my two friends and I began to email. Every day we would send a dozen or so emails until our church reopened in May. In total, we sent each other 730 emails. If it was not for those emails,…

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It’s Time to Spread Some Positive Vibes

Enough with the negativity in the world! It’s time for some positive vibes! In the past couple months of blogging, I’ve talked about how to stay motivated in those “off days” – Don’t let your ship Go Down – I talked about Gratitude Journaling and finding out how blessed we are – We are Blessed…

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Sparking Wonder

It’s amazing how my mind works, (there is an interesting way to start a blog post!) My mind can either be like a snowball, one thought leads to another thought at avalanche speed Or it could be like a sloth When I saw this quote, my mind began to snowball I can remember things that…

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Living only for Today

About three years ago my parents and I went on an adventure. With all our family spilt between Oregon and Maine visits are few and very far between. And the couple of times we have visited, we drove. Oh, the adventures and stories I could tell. But, three years ago we decided to do something…

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