Forget the New Years Resolutions… Do this instead (and Grab Your Freebie Download)

Resolutions have never worked for me, and don’t seem to work for most people because by February, most of them are forgotten. A  resolution is “a firm decision to do or not to do something.”  Unfortunately resolutions easily crumble beneath our failing willpower.  Making a resolution to eat no more sweets for


Even When My Faith is Small

To be honest, there are times when it’s hard to keep your faith steady.  Our human nature kicks in because we don’t like to be presented with trials and uncertain circumstances. The bigger the problem seems to be, my faith tends to get a bit shakier.  What we need to remember is


What Influences You the Most?

The things we set most often before us will have the most influence on us… Yesterday, I was reading a series of 21 shocking cases of children who were cruelly left alone without human interaction — and more or less raised by animals. The results were horrifying and definitely heart-breaking. Some were


When you’re weary and exhausted there is hope…

In the first chapter of Luke, an angel of God told Mary that she would have a son and call his name Jesus.  Mary then confronts the angel with the “questionable circumstances” from her own perspective of what seemed impossible… “Then said Mary unto the angel, How shall this be, seeing I


Free Printable Gratitude Journal Download PLUS $25 Gift Card Giveaway

UPDATE:   The winner is Monique Rizzo!  I will be contacting you today regarding sending your prize.  Please respond to my email within 72 hours. Thank you everyone who participated and especially those who shared the giveaway. 🙂 For quite a long while, I’ve been wanting to do a FREE Giveaway for the


Oh, the little dangers of leaning the wrong way…

If you could talk to a leaning tree…oh, the woes it could share with you. A leaning tree is weak when the storms come. It’s more at risk of toppling over than trees with a good structure and an evenly balanced weight. A leaning tree also presents a possible danger to the