How To Bring Relief To Those Who Grieve

New Year’s Eve is supposed to be a celebration. A butt-kicking “goodbye” to the old year and raucous “hello” to the new one. After the year our family had, we were ready for both. So I prepared the food, pulled out the games and puzzles, and chilled sparkling cider to the delight of my children. By dinner, […]


NEW RELEASE! {& a Sweet Christmas Special}

I have big news today. BIG. After months of anticipation, the Undone Is Beautiful Journal is NOW AVAILABLE! Hardback, full color pages, quotes from the book and inspirational verses on every page. I. LOVE. IT. Even better? I’ve put together a special Christmas gift package just for YOU! Here’s the scoop: You can get Undone {the memoir} […]


An Altar of Thanksgiving

I sat up, awake, long before the sun gave light to the night. Knowing sleep was done, I showered. Dressed. Brushed my teeth, careful to avoid swallowing any water. I felt thirsty. After packing a small backpack, I looked in the mirror. Allowed myself to linger. A goodbye, you could say. An hour later, I walked […]

An Altar of Thanksgiving

What Cancer Survivors Need You To Know

Her funeral was Sunday. Ironic, I thought. It’s October. National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The very evil that stole her years. Sixty-three years young. A 40-year veteran nurse. A wife. Mother of four. Grandmother of two. My friend. For close to ten years, we wrestled through tough parenting seasons together. Sat through chemo appointments together. Talked about death and life […]

What Cancer Survivors Need You To Know

Hello, Beauty Full

Most of us don’t think we’re beautiful. In fact, a recent poll revealed that 96% of women globally would never use the word beautiful to describe themselves. Even women who know they are made in the image of God. Women like you and me. Beautiful? No…instead we feel not enough. Not pretty enough. Not smart […]