Peace for those with Empty Arms (Unforced Rhythms Linkup)

Empty arms carry some of the heaviest weight. Maybe it’s Distance. Divorce. Depression. Deployment. Death. A relationship unreconciled. A wound unhealed. A longing unfulfilled. Maybe your hole is left from a dream that never came true. Or the one that ended before you were ready. Oh, my friend, I have…

My Most Important Interview Ever (Word of the Week)

I have never really understood the phrase, “Know it like the back of your hand.” Because I have no idea what mine really look like. I know there is a mole near the center of one. The left, I think. I take a peek. Nope. It’s the right. Because the left…

31 Days Sugar Sober Recap (Get caught up on the whole series in under 10 minutes)

I have been so very blessed by those who stuck with me on this 31-Day blogging and Sugar Sober journey. If you’d like to read in more detail, the links to all the full posts are below. But I’m also including a highlight from each day, so you can travel…

The End of the Beginning. And the Beginning of The End. (Day 31: Sugar Sober Series)

“What size shirt do you need for the event?”  I cringe at the question. Not only because it feels vulnerable to speak my size into the space. But because it’s not a question about today. The event is not until April. And I panic. What size will I be six…

I Gave In… and Weighed In (Sugar Sober Series)

Even as I wait for the digital numbers to appear, I question my motives. I said I had no intention of getting on the scale during these 31 Days. But here I am on Day 29, wondering if my pants are lying to me or if they might really be looser…