Tag Archives: appreciate people

The Ugly Cry Face

I’m an ugly crier. When I cry, my cheeks become splotchy, my nose gets stuffy, and my face scrunches up. It’s not particularly attractive. The fact that I’m not a super pretty crier is one of the reasons why I … Continue reading

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You Might Be A Writer If…

You Might Be A Writer If… * It’s impossible to enjoy a hot cup of tea while working on a story–you get so caught up in finding the perfect words, that by the time you remember your tea, it’s cold. … Continue reading

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My Unspoken “I Love You”s

I dearly love my family. I’m also a pretty huge fan of my friends. I like them all a lot. But I don’t tell them this very often.And when I do, it’s usually pretty briefly and doesn’t have a lot … Continue reading

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When I Became the Bully

If I had a dollar for every time someone called me nice, I’d be rich. But guess what? Nice doesn’t cut it. To quote Into the Woods “You’re so nice. You’re not good, you’re not bad,¬†you’re just nice.” Nice. Yeah. … Continue reading

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You Want Me to Do What?!

I hate confrontation. No, really, I do. The idea of having to approach another person and say something to them that they might not like to hear…yikes! Why do I have such a disdain for confrontation, though? I mean, try … Continue reading

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Truth About the Fam Bam…

So often in the Christian community, we talk about evangelism and letting our light shine. We make conscious efforts to be an example of love to those around us and to reflect Jesus to everyone we meet. Sure, we’re not … Continue reading

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When Life Throws a Plot Twist

I am a planner. Almost every day, I get up and write down a To-Do list. Call it dorky, but I actually have two pads of blank paper on my nightstand, for writing down memos and random thoughts. Goal writing, … Continue reading

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5 Reasons I’m Failing at Relationships

Relationships are an amazing gift from God! And, no, I’m not just talking about those cutesy couples that hold hands and finish each others’ sentences. I’m talking about all types of relationships: family, friends, acquaintances, potential friends, people you don’t … Continue reading

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Giant Snakes, Pick Up Lines, and the World Series

So…it’s November. Which means that our Month of Adventures has come to a come to a close… we made it, guys!!!! Huzzah!! Hope you’re looking forward to reading about my last few adventures, because this post is definitely a detailed … Continue reading

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Like vs Love

I wanted to come up with some brilliantly witty and thought provoking post, but, alas, inspiration seems to be lacking at this moment. So, I’m gonna do the next best thing, and borrow someone else’s words. Specifically, the Apostle Paul. … Continue reading

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