"I just can't give up now. I've come too far from where I started from.." Hello there!! It's been a while since I've published anything. The writing is there I've just been afraid to make it public. Recently, I've learned that my life is not my own and if I can help at least one person … Continue reading In the eye of the storm, God remains in control
Being vulnerable... allowing myself to feel... anything dealing with emotions is not my strong suit. The past week had left me feeling defeated. I wondered if I was good enough. If I could get myself out of my current circumstances. I wondered if God had forgotten about me. I've applied for jobs and … Continue reading A beautiful storm
"The past is like using your rearview mirror in the car, it's good to glance at to see how far you've come, but if you stare too long you'll miss what's in front of you." The first time I shared my story it was liberating. The next time I shared it I felt like I … Continue reading Learning to love again…
I'll fight with you no matter how hard the battle is.. We spend so much time running from who we are meant to be. We forget to see the good we can do because we are so afraid of shaking things up. I've always been different. I've always stood out from the crowd. No matter how hard I … Continue reading Refuge in the storm
"Even though I love this crazy life. Sometimes I wish it was a smoother ride .." I grew up in foster care. I bounced around from group home to group home. I lived in my first group home when I was 11, left my final group home at 16. My first forever family came into … Continue reading Dear Younger Me..
This year my goal is to be better. Not just for those around me, but I want to be better for myself. 2016 taught me to focus on what brings me joy. I've learned that Heavenly Father brings people into our lives for a reason. Some for a short period of time, others for a … Continue reading Working to be kind..
3 major holidays have come and gone since the last time I posted. Here’s a brief look at what my life was like… Halloween was spooktacular! I went to a Halloween dinner and a party with friends. I went to FHE (Family Home Evening) with my missionaries (Sister Chandler & Sister Tanner). For Thanksgiving, my … Continue reading Falling Forward..