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WHEN AUTHENTIC LIVING IS NO LONGER AUTHENTIC

I have a favorite word. There is basically no area of life that it can be applied to that I do not appreciate this word. My word is Organic. I love organic farming, organic cotton, organic toothpaste, organic clothing, organic fertilizer, even organic bed sheets! I love friendships and personal growth that happen organically and… Continue reading WHEN AUTHENTIC LIVING IS NO LONGER AUTHENTIC

Family · Inspiration · Life Story · Love · Nature

WHAT THE BIRD WITH A LIMP TAUGHT ME

My Aunt has these cool, loud, fluffy things in her yard. They squawk and have wings, beaks, feathers, clawed feet…they all look like….well they look like guineas (guinea fowl to be precise). I remember once I was given the task of putting them in at night. My aunt instructed me to make SURE that a specific… Continue reading WHAT THE BIRD WITH A LIMP TAUGHT ME

Freedom · God · Inspiration · Life Story

EATING WITH MY HANDS CHANGED MY LIFE

Two years ago, I flew over the ocean to Africa with some super amazing people, to meet some amazing people. My heart beat with excitement and my eyes widened in fear of the unknown. I had lain awake many nights trying to picture what it would be like when we landed in Zambia. What the… Continue reading EATING WITH MY HANDS CHANGED MY LIFE

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I TOLD YOU OF MY NIGHTMARE (A Mother’s Day Post)

~I stood by your bed, shaking from a nightmare. I watched you sleeping peacefully and hated to wake you up, but my tears won out. My little childish hand tapped your shoulder and you opened your eyes, weary like only a mother’s eyes can look. You turned back the covers and wrapped your arms around… Continue reading I TOLD YOU OF MY NIGHTMARE (A Mother’s Day Post)