Search

From Sand to Gemstones

Refining Life's Ragged Edges

Month

July 2017

Owning It

I needed to be at VBS at 8:30 this morning. I got up at 6:30 a.m. ready to start the day. Today was my first ever shot at being a Crew Leader. I was excited. I got ready. I had... Continue Reading →

Dear M.D. Part 2

Exactly a year ago today I was ready to kick my depression on its ass. And so, I wrote it a letter preparing for a fight. It was more of an act of faith versus an action of belief. Hebrews... Continue Reading →

Finding Your Roots

I stood outside in what felt like 100° weather playing softball yesterday. I don't do well in the sun. I'm usually covered to ensure I don't feel like I have my skin on a hot burner. But, yesterday I braved... Continue Reading →

Fur Baby Preparedness

With the whole baby proofing in our home came a lot of hours of training on how to be a parent. This included First Aid, CPR, and Bloodborne Pathogen Training. We cover adults and children, but what we don't cover... Continue Reading →

Because Of Grief

I thought of my dad today. Which, really, isn't something new since I think about him all the time. But, today, I was reminded on how fragile life is. An old friend of mine is hurting with the loss of... Continue Reading →

16 Years

My husband and I started dating 16 years ago today. I remember it like it was yesterday. I was never really one of those girls that screamed in pure excitement when something amazing just happened to myself or a friend.... Continue Reading →

For the Love of…Patience

June flew by a lot quicker than I had anticipated. One minute I was standing on the top of a 125-foot tower celebrating Memorial Day. Suddenly I have a sibling day in Snohomish shooting zombies during the Apocalypse. The next... Continue Reading →

Hello, July!

Can you believe 2017 has worked half its way through? Most people started New Year's Resolutions when 2017 started. Were you one of them? If so, how are you doing? If not, how has your year been? Any goals you... Continue Reading →

Powered by WordPress.com.

Up ↑