specific blessings

Your coworker gets the promotion you have been dying to get.

Yet another girl you know from high school gets married, and you haven’t been on a real date in a year.

Your cousin is out traveling the world, while you are cleaning sharpie off the wall for the third time this week, from your kids recent desire to be an artist.

You know how it is – the jealousy tiptoes in and you find yourself feeling depressed, angry and less than. Continue reading “specific blessings”

your guide to early mornings

If there is one thing I always hear people say it’s “I don’t have enough time.” This could be towards working out, bible studying, meal prepping, reading, praying…anything. I strongly believe that the solution lies in the hours we are asleep. We are all given the exact same amount of hours in the day; it’s all a matter of how we use them.

My whole life I have been more of an early bird than a night owl. But it wasn’t until a few years ago that I committed myself to getting up between 5-5:30. I’ve found that waking up early has been one of the best ways to increase my productivity and truthfully, my overall fulfillment in life.  I want to share a few tips that I hope you can use to train yourself to wake up earlier.  Continue reading “your guide to early mornings”