The "firsts" are the most significant times in any journey. The first words, the first laughs, the first nights out are so incredibly memorable. But the first times without those joys can be equally memorable for their hollowness and sadness. My life's journey has now been intertwined with grief. I'm slowly realizing that this new … Continue reading The “Firsts”
Anniversaries are incredible reminders of the most important days of our lives. The days we were born, special holidays, or the day we marry our spouse. Anniversaries signify a special moment or event in our lives. What they also do is show us our growth as people each time a year passes by. Three years … Continue reading Happy Anniversary
What is Love? Is it something like makes you break the law like when Ted steals that blue french horn for Robin? Is it something that pushes your endurance like when Ross races to three different airports to get Rachel off the plane? Or is it persistent like when Cory wouldn't give up on Topanga … Continue reading What is Love?
When I started 2015, I had a feeling that it would be a good year. I knew it would be different and that 2015 would bring with it time for change and growth in myself. I knew things would be different than in previous years, but I never anticipated just how impactful and transformational the … Continue reading 2015: The Turning Point Year
The past few weeks have been a heavy transition point in my life. My formal education has now ended and several other chapters of my life have been written and completed. Now, I am on to finding the job that will help launch my career. But with anything in life it is a process and … Continue reading The parable of the deer
I haven't ran in about eight years, since my freshman year of high school when my running career ended. I always loved running. I found it to be my adrenaline rush and my way to relax all at once. But over the years, I lost it and found different ways of finding relaxing adrenaline rushes, … Continue reading do something a little different
I was recently offered an opportunity to take an internship in the field of work I am currently getting my Master's in at a place I have always wanted to work with. I don't want to say it yet because the details haven't worked themselves out yet so I don't want to jinx it. I … Continue reading money can’t buy time
This past February I embarked on a journey that I didn't know what I should expect from. It was a weekend retreat called Kairos, that I heard so many wonderful things about, and people beaming smiles at my just telling me I needed to go. Sure enough I went, and became one of those beaming … Continue reading Living the Fourth