there will never be

I wish that you could see that beauty is within your heart Too many of us allow our insecurity or the words of others to try to restamp our value. Simply put? God only made one of you. You are the only You which will ever exist or be. He made you in purpose, justContinue reading “there will never be”

apples to…apples?

The movie Big Fat Greek Wedding has a scene where the father of the bride welcomes the parents of the groom to the family using a comparison of apples to oranges. I can relate. I have often felt like a round peg tying to fit into a board filled with square holes.  It kinda goes,Continue reading “apples to…apples?”

be the you God designed

There are a lot of things about me which I love. My ability to multitask My love of puns & fun My voice when I sing My love of music My eyes My curls (95% of the time) My feet My passion to learn My burning yearn for more of God When you add allContinue reading “be the you God designed”

naturally caffeinated

I am a rarity amongst most of my family & friends. I don’t need to do coffee or tea to wake up in the morning. I like to think of myself as naturally caffeinated, which is another way of saying I am wide eyed & bushy tailed from the moment I get up. I don’tContinue reading “naturally caffeinated”

how the weight of His glory can fall like snow

How much does a snowflake weigh? Someone who measures such things determined that an individual snowflake weighs 0.02* grams. At that weight it would take 50 flakes to make a gram. For comparison, a Hershey’s kiss weighs 4.7 grams – equal to about 235 snowflakes. There are about 95 kisses in a pound. Using the kiss-to-snowContinue reading “how the weight of His glory can fall like snow”

lonely, so lonely

After losing this piece twice by trying to directly post it to Facebook, I have decided to press through and post it as my blog post for today. It relates to the Christmas story, so I am going to run with it 🙂 I bet Mary & Joseph felt very lonely in their separate situationsContinue reading “lonely, so lonely”

beYOUtiful

Everybody should have a Hoho. Not the snack cake variation, but the kind that comes in the mail. What is a Hoho? Their creator, Crystal from http://www.littlebitfunky.com says it best: And here is the picture of my Hoho, whom I have named Foxy… Isn’t she cute? I have struggled off & on for years withContinue reading “beYOUtiful”

shades of green

Tied with blue, certain shades of green are my favorite color. So I decided to see what the color green represents today…. http://desktoppub.about.com/cs/colorselection/p/green.htm states (italicized, with my comments in regular font, interspersed with my fave green items ;): Green is life. Abundant in nature, green signifies growth, renewal, health, and environment. I feel I comeContinue reading “shades of green”

fashioned with care

We were fashioned with care. Hand made by God. Planned out. On purpose. Crafted in the secret place. On display as His handiwork, for all to see. We are each a walking creation, made in the image of our Creator. God took what He wanted us to have from each of our contributing parents, addedContinue reading “fashioned with care”