The other morning as I was getting ready for work, I hadn't realized that in his curiosity, my younger son had come to stand beside me...until I knocked him over. In his scramble to stay on his feet, he made a quick grab at a piece of clothing that was laying on the drawers beside… Continue reading The Scramble
Y'all!! It's been an entire year since I started my blog! It's one thing to have the idea and to entertain it in your mind but it's a whole other ball game when it's time to put that plan into action and actually walk it out. I started my blog because I love to encourage… Continue reading Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained
Things won't always go the way we anticipate and conditions won't always be as we would like, but progress is progress. No matter how small it may seem. Read more to see why it's so important to make a start right where you are and with what you have.
And even in my struggle I had to be relentless in seeking out the lessons to be learnt instead of focusing on how they made me feel.
Here's what helped me..
When we are navigating the dry and uncomfortable seasons of our lives we always tend to think that we are the only ones having a hard time. Everywhere we turn it seems as though everyone else is making strides except us...
It's so easy to get caught up in the hardships of our tribulations that we fail to remember that these very conditions foster resilience. We can either endure while mumbling and complaining or we can seek out the lessons and grow through what we go through.
You know, it is so amazing how we judge and examine each other's life decisions and 'mistakes' but expect understanding and compassion from others.