Four Years and Forgiveness

Four Years and Forgiveness

It’s hard to wrap my heart around the fact that today marks four years since my dad was shot and killed. In one sense, it seems to have flown by and in another sense, it seems like so long ago that the world momentarily stopped and changed forever. As the legal...
Book Review-“Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It.”

Book Review-“Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It.”

If you are an advent reader, seeker of self-improvement, literature junkie or Oprah follower, you have probably read Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat Pray Love (EPL). Can you believe it has been ten years since EPL was released?! Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It (EPLMMDI) is...
Favorite Quotes from Brave Enough

Favorite Quotes from Brave Enough

I was asked what some of my favorite quotes were from Cheryl Strayed’s Brave Enough and I am more than happy to oblige this request. I cannot seem to shut up about how much I love Cheryl Strayed and how incredibly meaningful her words have been to help me heal....
Favorite Books of 2015

Favorite Books of 2015

2015 was a great year in reading. I set out to truly read for fun and enjoyment. I did not set a goal to read a certain amount of books or a certain type of book. I gave myself permission to read more than one book at a time and to quit books that were not holding my...
Book Review-Jewel’s Never Broken

Book Review-Jewel’s Never Broken

I just finished Jewel’s book Never Broken and have been listening to her new album Picking Up the Pieces non-stop. I am having a total Jewel revival in my life and re-living my sophomore year of high school all over again, except without the butterfly clips....