Doubting Decisions

I quit my job and I love it.  I have never felt such peace in my entire life.  But since I have stopped working people keep asking me the same question: "Are you writing another book then?"  A sane, calm, rational person says, "Thanks for asking, but no.  I am taking some time off with [...]

The Problem with the Bikini Debate

http://youtu.be/WtzIcz7MOkc Here's the thing...everything that he said in this video is 100% correct.  I believe what he said is true and we can all benefit from the information he shared.  Teen girls are my thing.  Their health, their view of self, their motivations, pains, views on beauty, etc; so, to clarify, everything I touch on [...]

New Year…New Book

Well, its official...with one click of the link below Your Daughter Needs A Hero is now available for purchase!  Time to get this party started! Many of you have been so faithful in your prayers and encouragement and I am eternally thankful for you.  You keep me going and help me to be excited about the [...]

Little Miracles

Moments like these remind me how highly God thinks of me.  The grind of life gets so hard that I lose sight of how much I am loved.  Craziness, stresses, messes, and losses of time keep me constantly forgetful of how blessed I truly am. These past weeks have been hard ones.  I don't handle [...]

Never

"The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble.  Those who know your name will trust in you, for you, Lord, have never forsaken those who seek you."  Psalm 9:9-10 Never?  Like never EVER ever?  Lord...is that true?  Because if it is true it changes everything. Sometimes I am tempted [...]

Lifted Up

The trust.  The freedom.  The sheer exhilaration by being lifted up by our father and what a joy it is for our father to be able to lift us up.  Sometimes He picks us up towards the sky, saves us from the crashing waves, and carefully brings us down into his loving arms.  Other times we have fallen. [...]