Hold onto hope…

Most of the time, I try to keep things light around here. I love having a place to capture sentimental or fun snippets of life, and I’m so thankful that all of you…

#BeCourageous

My mother-in-law gave me a ceramic plant decoration a while ago that I absolutely love: It has special meaning to me, not only because it’s from her, but because of my…

On pursuing your dreams…

More on pursuing your dreams: Finding My Story Six Ways to Help Your Kids Pursue Their Dreams On Being a Fanner of Dreams Are You Dreaming? Lessons from the Rock…

Finding the beautiful…

Mike’s grandma Nana Mae was someone who never lost sight of the beauty around her. Her personality matched her bright red hair and there wasn’t a time you were with her…

What quality time is really about…

In keeping with setting aside quality time with my kids as the summer wraps up (they start school this week), I wanted to put this post up from the archives….

Finding my story…

About a year ago, when I was watching The Next Food Network Star, one of the judges commented on a contestant, saying, “It’s so interesting to me when we find…