Throughout our lives, we’ve all made sacrifices. We’ve given up one thing to obtain another. Some of us have given up sweets to lose weight or cut spending to get out of debt. When we sacrifice, there’s an obvious goal we’re aiming for. In the beginning, it’s difficult to see how these sacrifices could transform our […]
“How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.” ― Annie Dillard I’m going to break this down further and say that how we spend our mornings is how we spend our days. How are you spending those precious first moments? If you were to ask me this question […]
FRUSTRATED! That’s how I felt seven years ago. I was unhealthy, financially disorganized, disconnected from my spouse, and unfulfilled. I knew that things could get better but it seemed like such a big leap. Compared to where I was, it felt impossible. Fast forward to today. Each year my husband and I feel healthier than […]
You’ve probably heard the saying, don’t let a bad day turn into a bad life. I like to take a step further and say, don’t let a bad moment turn into a bad day. I’m generally a positive person. But we all have our moment. And my moments can be pretty dramatic. Over the […]
We’ve all been there. At some point in our lives, we’ve lost something good. Whether it was a relationship, a job, or an experience, letting go is never easy. I recently realized something that changed my perspective. I hope this idea resonates with you. My husband, Jer, and I recently wrapped up a two-week camping […]
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