What I’ve Learned from Unemployment PART 1 [To The Girl Who Finds Her Worth In Her Job – Or Anything Other Than God]

What I’ve Learned from Unemployment PART 1 [To The Girl Who Finds Her Worth In Her Job – Or Anything Other Than God]

Man, do I love a good ol pity party. It's really a specialty of mine. So much so that I've thought about adding it to my resume in times of unemployed desperation: "Self-proclaimed 'woe is me' expert. 24 years of hands-on self pity experience." When I envisioned my "dream career" all I saw were stilettos, [...]

How To Stop Self Sabotaging Your Weight Loss [Or Your Life In General]

How To Stop Self Sabotaging Your Weight Loss [Or Your Life In General]

Do you find yourself getting close to a Health goal (or a life goal in general) and then backsliding in bad habits once you reach a certain point? Read here for signs that you're self sabotaging your weight loss (or life general) and how to stop. ------ Okay... full transparency moment here: I've been writing this same post for a solid 3 weeks now. And I've literally found every reason in the world not to finish it. So I am bound and determined to finish this dang thing - because the irony of it is, I'm self sabotaging writing this post. And it's all because of perfectionism & unrealistic expectations. I feel unqualified to speak on something I still struggle with: Self Sabotage.

How Jessica went from an Eating Disorder to Christian Health Blogger

How Jessica went from an Eating Disorder to Christian Health Blogger

I mean, who doesn't love a good "come-back" story? There's nothing that will give you goose-bumps like hearing about someone who was dead in their sins and idols, being transformed by grace and using their past idols as a platform for Christ. And that's where Jessica comes in. So, Jessica is a Christian food/health blogger [...]

Why I Keep Failing – [I Know You Can Relate]

Why I Keep Failing – [I Know You Can Relate]

We hiked up our favorite mountain and I haven't felt worthless like that in years… I was completely dead. What used to feel like a cake walk, now was like trudging through sinking sand. All those years of track, half marathons & Spartan races - felt completely nonexistent. I knew that in the past so [...]

How A Christian Blogger Found Success By Quitting

How A Christian Blogger Found Success By Quitting

Have you ever had a passion that you started, went all out in the beginning, only to end up failing miserably? I recently chatted with Hanha, a Christian blogger who tells her story about how she finally started to see success once she let go of her control, took a step back for a while, and [...]

Doula Nurse Pursues Her Purpose

Doula Nurse Pursues Her Purpose

Do you have a dream job/career/passion that you want to pursue but you don't because... You think don't have the means to quit your full-time job You figured "I'm not made for this - might as well forget it" You think nobody wants what you have to offer? Well, my friend Elyse is the definition [...]