Recently, I started reading a book called Made to Crave by Lysa TerKeurst. I know a lot of my issues surrounding my food addiction are spiritual. I want to have a better relationship with God, make it more of a two-way relationship, but something is holding me back. I have a hard time fully surrendering. … Continue reading What do you crave?
I was playing a game on my phone the other day when a thought came to me. The game is Bricks and Balls. You win the game by clearing the screen by bouncing the balls off the bricks as often as is required to clear it. Some puzzles, like most, are more challenging than others. … Continue reading How do you win the war?
I have a confession to make. I am a 42-year-old woman who sleeps with a stuffed animal. I sleep with it primarily so that: a) I do not completely curl my chest forward and it helps my back, and b) I feel comforted while I am sleeping. Especially while sleeping alone. I have had this … Continue reading We all need to be comforted
What does stress to do you? I remember waking up about two weeks before my wedding day with a cold sore. It was the beginning of July. I was working a full-time job that was stressful. I was trying to change the culture which was not working. And I was in the final days before … Continue reading Time to Chillax!
If you were to search on Pinterest, you could find quite a number of inspirational and funny quotes about life with garden themes. Welcome to the garden of weedin'!We got so excited, we wet our plants!Let's root for each other and watch each other grow.A friend is one who looks over your broken fence and … Continue reading Time to Weed the Garden
When I was younger, I loved music. Well, I still do. I feel it is one of life's greatest pleasures. I got my love of music from both my parents. My mom would often sign along to the radio and my dad would make mix tapes from his records. When we went on road trips, … Continue reading Music is good for the soul!
I don’t know if anyone has thought, “I wonder when Janice will be posting a new blog? It has been so long.” Well, it has been over 2 weeks since I posted anything. I am a little disappointed in myself only because I have set certain standards for myself. The last story I wrote was … Continue reading I am SOOOoo busy…
Have you ever been in a room full of people and felt completely invisible? You know everyone around you but you don’t seem to exist in their world? Unfortunately, this has happened to me way too often: at work, at home, at church, with friends, during holidays, etc. When this happens, I think to myself: … Continue reading Where do I belong?
This past weekend we had an awesome Girl’s Weekend. Five of my girlfriend’s came to visit me for the weekend. This was the first time they had been to my house since I moved 7 months ago. I had the weekend planned with various events and crafts, places to see, things to do (and eat … Continue reading Interview with the Christian Women
So yesterday we had someone come in and clean my house. I am not rich and this is not a regular thing. I am just at the point where I am physically incapable of doing certain things. Sweeping, moping and vacuuming are the main things I cannot do and I do not want to put … Continue reading Love Yourself