Blog Tag, Uncategorized

Favorite Childhood Movie Tag

~ Here are the rules ~ 1) Share 5 movies from your childhood. 2) Do a mini write-up about what made this movie special to you as a child. (optional) 3) Acknowledge the person who tagged you and link it back to their blog. 4) Tag 5 or more bloggers to take up the challenge… Continue reading Favorite Childhood Movie Tag

Encouragement, Pursue Magazine Article

Just Keep Going: Knowing How to Push Forward Even When You Take Steps Backwards

Have you ever climbed a tall hill and caught yourself falling backwards, despite your effort to keep taking that next step up?   I recently went on a camping trip with some friends in the beautiful Oklahoma wilderness (just kidding it was the state park 😉  ). After an eventful night in a leaky tent during… Continue reading Just Keep Going: Knowing How to Push Forward Even When You Take Steps Backwards

Giveaway, Pursue Magazine Article

Amazon/Starbucks Gift-card Giveaway!

Pursue Magazine revealed their magazine cover this week for their second issue, Fulfill, and LOOK WHO IS ON THE FRONT COVER! Brennley Brown! She was a contestant on the 12th season of The Voice and *almost* made finals! Pursue's team was able to interview her on how her faith was her foundation as she walked… Continue reading Amazon/Starbucks Gift-card Giveaway!

Encouragement, Something to Think About

Battling Culture on Behalf of Our Teens

Sometimes, I simply can't believe the things that today's teens and young adults have to battle, and other times I can believe it because that's the world we live in. "The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly."  -John 10:10 (ESV) It… Continue reading Battling Culture on Behalf of Our Teens

Encouragement, Find me at..., Pursue Magazine Article

Fearless Adventure: Encouragement For Setting Your 2018 Goals

I don’t know about you ladies, but 2017 was a rough year for me. There were so many changes in my life, so much stress, and so many tears and heartache; it was just not a great year. But amidst all the negativity that made the year overall terrible; there were friends made and strengthened,… Continue reading Fearless Adventure: Encouragement For Setting Your 2018 Goals

Short Story, Writing

The Feelings of Christmas

A small house adorned in simple, soft light, glows with coziness against the snow. Smoke rolls out the chimney, promising warmth, and a single green wreath is hung on the door. Inside the home is more simplicity but amongst the garland, yellow lights, cotton snow and cookies, are silly homemade ornaments, their worth in sentiment… Continue reading The Feelings of Christmas

Encouragement, Guest Post

The Eternal Hope of Jesus-Guest Kayla Johansen

Today, I have the pleasure of introducing a guest! Kayla Johansen is a blogger over at Kingdom Writer, however I am acquainted with her through Pursue Magazine. She has a lovely column titled Road Less Traveled, in which she encourages our readers to take that road after Christ that is, yes, the one less traveled.… Continue reading The Eternal Hope of Jesus-Guest Kayla Johansen

Guest Post, NaNoWriMo, Writing

Writing Emotion With Music

I was asked to be a guest "speaker" for Naomi's online writing conference, Inkling to Write, last week, and I'd love to share the article I wrote for her! Be sure to check out her other guests as well, they each had some wonderful writing advice (especially with NaNoWriMo going on!). 6 Ways to Stay… Continue reading Writing Emotion With Music