Happy Sparkle-versary!

Happy Sparkle-versary!

Pre and post Sparkle! Last month I celebrated the one year anniversary of signing up with my health coach, Jacynta Harb. I joined as her client in February 2019 because I was tired of how I felt about myself physically. While I’d always thought of myself as “strong,”...

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What are we waiting for?

What are we waiting for?

Walter, aka "Cletus" waiting for dinner to appear. Wait patiently for the Lord.Be brave and courageous. -Psalm 27:14 Our dog Walter’s mealtime habits have earned him the nickname “Cletus” after my husband’s maternal grandfather. Family lore has it that whenever...

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Honoring the New Year

Honoring the New Year

I made this Vision Notebook to remind myself of my 2020 priorities and goals. You'll see the Honor verse in the bottom right corner. 19 Don’t you realize that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit, who lives in you and was given to you by God? You do not...

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Who’s afraid of a little birthday?

Who’s afraid of a little birthday?

About six years ago, I facilitated a weight-loss/fitness challenge for forty friends we called F5. As part of the shtick, I sent weekly affirmations and emails to the group meant to focus and encourage us as well as bring some humor and love to our strife for healthy...

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About Emily

As a kid, I was pretty sure I’d have one of those lives where everything turned out exactly as I’d planned and I’d be confident in all my doings. Here I am mid-forty-ish, and I realize I’m not really even sure what I want to be when I grow up. But I’m working on it. These are my musings about what I consider the most important aspects to the fine art of figuring it all out.