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When Things Gets Messy

Daily Post 4 of 7 Today’s word is: Truth. I am a broken human. I have lots of flaws. Lots. As in, sometimes I just can’t handle it and have to go eat chocolate because I’m feeling overwhelmed by how much of … Continue reading

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Braving the Journey of Individuality

Eleanor Roosevelt is known to have stated, “It is a brave thing to have courage to be an individual; it is also, perhaps, a lonely thing. But it is better than not being an individual, which is to be nobody … Continue reading

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Go Ahead, Make My Day

“Each one of us has the power to make others feel better or worse. Making others feel better is much more fun than making others feel worse. Making others feel better generally makes us feel better.” ~Martin Luther King, Jr. … Continue reading

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22 Things That Will Make You a Happier Person

22 Things That Will Make You a Happier Person   1.  Letting go of people pleasing. You can’t make everyone happy. Why waste time trying? 2.  Spending time outside. 3. Giving up your grudges. Who wants those nasty feelings hanging … Continue reading

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Life is Not a Chick Flick

You know what’s wonderful? Those moments when you can be totally confused and completely irrational and really upset, and the Lord comes in and helps change your perspective. It’s like frantically searching for something in a dark room, and Jesus … Continue reading

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Being A Preacher’s Kid Made Me a Good Actress

My name is Sasha and I’m a preacher’s kid. When I was little, every Sunday, I’d get up early and go to Sunday school. I’d smile at all the old ladies who talked about what a “sweet girl” I am. … Continue reading

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Venturing Beyond the Looking Glass

It’s Sunday, January 26, 2014! Know what that means? (Aside from the fact that the Superbowl is next week ) The “Ditching the Mirror” challenge is officially over! Last Sunday, I set out to go an entire week without looking … Continue reading

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Diving Beyond The Surface

All of us are acquainted at least one person, who, just knows how to push our buttons. We’ve all met that one weird kid who smells like broccoli.  Or that guy who always has to be the center of attention. … Continue reading

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Wait– Who Am I, Again?

The past few weeks have been crazy!! Life feels like a beehive right now– busy with tons of activity! I’m not complaining, though. The various adventures keep me on my toes and make everyday life seem so much more exciting…. … Continue reading

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