Earlier this week I was on a walk with a dear friend who opened up about hurt she had felt (unintentionally) at the hand of someone else. The expression of someone else’s hopes that collided with her own reality left her feeling tender, raw and a little bit heated to the injustices of the expectations…Read More
We’ve heard it so often before. Where we categorize the talents and status of others based on another human. Beyonce has become as much an adjective as she is a noun. We keep up with the Kardashians and benchmark others off of them… and there are so many of them. No one can enjoy home…Read More
Some women are lost in the fire. Some women are built from it. If we’re made of fire, let’s go back in and pull out our sisters.
When Christians start getting antsy about influencers and authors proclaiming messages with less than Gospel truth, we are grossly underestimating the sovereignty of the Lord, His power and the role of prayer. Recently I saw a friend who does ministry share a post about Rachel Hollis, the super popular author, podcaster and social media influencer…Read More
“To be loved but not known is comforting but superficial. To be known and not loved is our greatest fear. But to be fully known and truly loved is, well, a lot like being loved by God. It is what we need more than anything. It liberates us from pretense, humbles us out of our…Read More
With 2018 coming quickly to an end, I’ve been trying to take account of all that this year has held. What has been the overall theme for this year? I’ve been hustling hard. Trying to get ahead in work, wanting to propel my dream, and keeping myself healthy and fit, all before starting a family.…Read More
Originally published on the Orange Perspective blog. Find this article and other featured writings by me at orangeperspective.com. When I took over as the Director of Marketing for Breakout seven months ago, I immediately sought out knowledge in all forms regarding leadership and management. Leading a healthy, happy, effective team was new territory for me.…Read More
I had big hopes for November 1st. There is something powerful to me about starting afresh at the beginning of a new month or a new year. The last of my wedding season has come to an end and it’s been a long sprint/marathon since I started my new job. Fall has been busy and…Read More
I was raised by a tribe of women. My mom beautifully modeled sacrificial friendship for me from a very young age and there wasn’t a time that I can remember where there weren’t at least two moms and a whole herd of kids gathered for everything. I adored my childhood. And I largely believe it…Read More
Don’t miss your story because you are afraid of it not being great enough.