Have you ever suspected your life would be better off if someone else had been cast to play your part? I definitely have. Perhaps someone more naturally competent. More cheerful or self-assured. Less sensitive. Someone who doesn't get so easily confused or overwhelmed. (Fill in your own version of amazing.) I bet I could really … Continue reading Auditioning for the Role of Me
Hello all. It's a pleasure to be back here again. I know this is just a website, but to me it feels more like a cozy huddle. It's a place I come to be encouraged and I hope it is for you as well. We need it, especially this time of year. I don't know … Continue reading Waiting in Winter: Finding Purpose in a Season of Transition
Hello readers, how has your week been? Life has felt a bit crazy over here, to be honest. One of my children had a root canal, another had a rough week with their anxiety, I discovered I need an eye procedure done, and the world at large is filled with mayhem. A pretty potent cocktail. … Continue reading Go Ahead and Hide
It isn't always our mistakes that trip us up, it is what we take those mistakes to mean.
Hello, lovely readers. It's been a bumpy week over here. This would be the perfect time to hole up under my bed and never blog another word, especially about anxiety and depression. Amid the swirl of my own emotions, however, I've come to settle into a comforting thought. I'm not writing this blog for people … Continue reading 4 Steps to Follow When Life Has You Hiding Under the Bed