The Nitty Gritty

The Nitty Gritty

The last couple of weeks, & especially since my quick trip home, I've been dying to share this. The thoughts literally fill my mind and either want to explode outside of me or tie me down in some equally debilitating way. I want to talk about fear and social media (cringing) and life. When I [...]

Women’s Day

Mother's Day is a personal favorite of mine. The way I see it, it's a fabulous excuse to reach out to many of the women that I admire in my life that I don't get to talk to everyday. Some of my friends' moms or my mom's friends who I really just want to claim [...]

HQ=my mind

Just a fascinating thought I had the other day. Think about your "headquarters." Are you thinking of a location? Are you thinking about your home? Office? Bedroom? Maybe the Stark Tower or Avengers' Mansion? What if I were to suggest that the most important headquarters in every single person's life is their mind? If your mind is [...]


Apparently, it is still January. I had almost forgotten, honestly, until I woke up to a white, snow-covered world and groaned as I pulled on as many layers as possible before walking to church. But I love, love, love the way the snow simultaneously softens and sharpens the world. On the mountains the trees seem outlined [...]