• tasty tuesdays
  • Confessions and Recipes

    It’s Tasty Tuesday, something that happens enough to be a pattern, but not enough to solidify this as a food blog. Cooking comes just after writing as a creative outlet for me, which is why it’s often featured here or my other social media outlets. I just can’t bring myself to let it go completely. […]

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  • It’s Friday!

    I have some exciting things to share as we head into May! I can’t believe it’s already May! Whew. 2016 is moving fast. On that note, I have been struggling to stay consistent in the Word with such a busy schedule. Let’s say “full” schedule. Busy connotates that I don’t love what I’m doing. If […]

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  • Seeking an Urban Faith

    No parking between the hours of 6am-8am for street cleaning. My husband and I recently visited San Francisco where we quickly realized that street cleaning was a daily occurrence. This practice required moving our rental car from it’s prime parking spot every morning before the crack of dawn. We probably would not have taken these […]

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  • on writing (7 habits of a writer)

    I wish there was a formula. As I’ve delved deeper into the writing world these last few months, I’ve realized how far from that the process truly is. However, there are some habits that I have implemented that have pushed me along my journey and helped me reach my goals. I’m privileged to be published on […]

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  • biscuits and bravery

    We stood there together, she, being just under three feet tall, and me, a tower behind her, wanting to reach out and offer shelter under my hesitating frame. I couldn’t see her face, but I imagined the trepidation that I could feel as I saw her almost turning back. Standing in the doorway to a […]

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  • Role Call

    I’m participating in a writing workshop right now put on by the wonderful writers at Coffee + Crumbs. One of our writing prompts was to write a “Red dot” essay – write about where you are on your map of life, much like the red dots show on mall and zoo maps that “you are […]

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  • to be known

    I signed up for a Writing Workshop through one of my favorite blogs, Coffee + Crumbs. I haven’t been posting on here because most of my designated “writing” time has been consumed by my weekly assignments. It’s been awhile since I’ve had to write to specific prompts, and I’m so enjoying the challenge. I’ll post one […]