Faith, Motherhood, My Journey

We hit a bump

It’s been a busy few days plus the end of Christmas break for the boys so we’ve been in something of a holiday daze then…BAM! We hit a bump. Yeeeaaaaaa… So I’m pregnant. We’re expecting a little bundle of joy in September. I am in shock. I mean…I keep staring at the images of the test and re-living the first…

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Expand Your Influence, Faith

When you want to begin a gratitude practice

It’s November, a month of thanksgiving and the perfect time to talk about what it means to have a gratitude practice. A gratitude practice is simply a regular habit of celebrating what you’re thankful for. Let’s get this out right up front: YES, we have to practice gratitude. Most people default to cynicism and negativity, and pointing out what’s wrong…

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Expand Your Influence, Faith

A dress every day for Dressember

Update! Thank you for supporting this worthy cause! From the Dressember team… Thank you for your advocacy! In just a couple months, you raised nearly A MILLION AND A HALF DOLLARS! That. is. incredible. That’s enough to fund 233 rescue operations! There’s no way we could have made such a huge impact without you! Our final amount raised was $1,472,078,…

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Faith, My Journey

Only fall in love once

This post is for all the single ladies. I know it’s not for everyone but it’s a choice I made: to only fall in love once. “You’ve only loved one man??” you ask? No. I loved three guys before I met my husband and that doesn’t include my one boyfriend. Allow me to explain. As a teen and young woman,…

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Elevate Your Image, Faith, Uncategorized

How to meditate in your closet

It recently occurred to me that it’s possible to meditate in your closet. Meditation isn’t just sitting cross-legged on a floor pillow with incense burning and a zen CD playing in the background for an hour, or doing tree pose at the top of a mountain at sunrise–it takes on many forms. Why NOT meditate in your closet?? Meditate is…

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