7 Surprising Benefits of Doing Work You Love

Are you doing work that you absolutely love? If not, why? There are as many answers to this question as the number of people who are asked. So, instead of focusing on the reasons why you are not doing work you absolutely love doing, let’s look at the reasons why you should. 1.  Your health will improve....more

Ten Things I Want My Daughter to Know

As you know I sent my oldest daughter off to high school yesterday. I am happy to report that she was actually excited to go back again this morning. The years are flying by and during the Summer I got the idea to write this (it was originally going to be a video) since Shelby will be 14 next month. And if you’ve been following my story then you know that 14 is really when my life got off track. I am in constant prayer for Shelby during this time and I believe I’ve made it perfectly clear what life looks like when you stray from God’s plan....more

Home...Where the Boat Leaves From

"So get away to where the boat leaves from It takes away all of your big problems You got worries you can drop them in the blue ocean But you gotta get away to where the boat leaves from"-Zac Brown Band...more

Sorry For Being a Crappy Blogger

I'd like to take this opportunity to apologize for being such a crappy blogger. I'm sure right now there are about four or five of you saying, "oh my God, don't say that, you are amazing and the sun doesn't shine till you wake up in the morning!" And to you four, I would like to say thank you, you're the real heroes. But yes, I have been a crappy blogger. ...more
I have also been a crappy blogger, so you're not alone. But, as soon as my daughter goes back to ...more

Being Married to an Artist

Pari Esfandiari, ...more

Being A Nanny Has Taught Me

Since, I've become a nanny my life has changed so much. I literally have a new-found respect for my parents and all parents out there. It has made me reconsider a lot of things like my stance on becoming a parent, which I will discuss in a later post. I love being a nanny and honestly I never knew this job could be so rewarding....more

Monday Morning Coffee Date


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