Who's ready to get this ball rolling?! Not me. I don't have a single flipping clue what I'm doing here, but you people keep hounding me to start a blog, so HERE I AM. My header up here is telling me to introduce myself so I guess I'll start there. Obviously using the best picture… Continue reading Helluur from the Bristol Brigade!
I've shared a little bit about my experience with narcissism and gaslighting on my social media accounts, but I've never dove deep into the conversation and I'm feeling froggy. I am not a professional but I have definitely dealt with my fair share of being on the receiving end of this tactic. During my husband's… Continue reading Gaslighting: A Narcissist’s Favorite Tool
I don't really know why this has been so heavy on my heart to share, but I'm assuming there is someone out there who needs to hear it. So here goes nothing... I have a friend who is going through a divorce. I don't know all the details but I know that she decided to… Continue reading Marriage: Should I stay or should I go?
If you follow us on Facebook, you know we are in the process of becoming foster parents. I haven't really elaborated on that, but I've been feeling led to recently. I've had several people, even very close friends and family, comment about how our decision seemed to be made on a whim. When you're so… Continue reading Following your Calling
I cried myself to sleep last night. After my last post, I already had a pit in my stomach. I hate to ruffle feathers. I hate feeling like I may have made someone else feel bad. Then I had to have a discussion about it and couldn't stop the tears. Not because the other person… Continue reading Learning to lean on something greater
"Cognitive dissonance: the state of having inconsistent thoughts, beliefs, or attitudes, especially as relating to behavioral decisions and attitude change." When I started this blog, I told myself I wouldn't go "there". I wasn't going to let this be political because I want this to be a platform to reach people who need it. But… Continue reading My burning question to fellow Christians.
First of all, I only added this picture because it kind of relates to the post and I love the progress that it represents in my marriage and my walk with Jesus. Not a fan of the double chin, but whatevs. I've always had a heart for helping others. I call my self a fixer.… Continue reading Owning my gift of gab, and using it to serve Jesus.
In the last few years I've had numerous people tell me how brave I am. How they are so thankful for my transparency. People will stop me in Walmart and tell me how they relate so strongly with me. I'm not trying to toot my own horn, I swear. I'm just trying to make a… Continue reading Hiding your crazy? Why you may be hurting yourself and others.