3 Silly Questions that Helped Overcome my Depression Today

Today was one of those days. I’ve been struggling with depression this entire week and today I kicked its butt! But not without the help of my heavenly Father and my earthly Dad. You see I have a 21 yr. old son that I only hear from when he needs something and though I Praise […]

Best Selling Books on Coping with Death and Grief

Let’s face it…one of our biggest fears is the death of a loved one and having to go on without them. The grief can be sometimes unbearable and doesn’t end quick enough. I know this grief all to well because I lost my Mom to cancer on August 13, 2006 and my brother to cancer […]

God sees every tear we cry

Have you ever wondered if God sees every tear you cry and if so what does he do with those tears? You keep track of all my sorrows. You have collected all my tears in your bottle. You have recorded each one in your book. ~ Psalm 56:8 My mom use to tell me all the time […]

I’m Thankful for being able to work from home

As I sit here and write this post I look at the clock that reads 12:00 pm and I realize I’m still in my PJ’s! So on this 5th day of #30DaysofPraise I am so thankful for the opportunity to be able to work in the comfort of my own home. I’m not going to […]

I’m Thankful for that still small voice

So today a dear friend of mine posted a challenge on her Facebook status and it went something like this… I challenge all of you to post the things you are thankful for – each day in November – leading up to Thanksgiving Day. Given the events of the past few days across the East […]

I’ll lend you a child by Edgar Guest

For the past month or so I have watched a family fight for their precious son to live. They opened up their family, their home and their hearts to hundreds of thousands of people on Facebook in order to bring awareness to Childhood Cancer and find a Cure. They have prayed fervently, relied heavily on […]

Forgiving Yourself

Forgiving others is hard enough but when it comes to forgiving yourself, I have found it’s so much harder to do. I think by nature we are much harder on ourselves so when we do something we know is not right we beat ourselves up over it. I will never forget the day that I […]

Overcoming Obstacles

Though you have made me see troubles, many and bitter, you will restore my life again; from the depths of the earth you will again bring me up. ~ Psalm 71:20 This past Sunday I had the opportunity to just lounge around and watch movies all day. My daughter suggested that we watch 127 Hours […]