Silence has been a word running through my mind in this past season of life. I have pondered its deepest meaning, emptiness, and peace while noticing the times when others choose this lack of sound over voice. Me, on the other hand, have found that I have been creating a wider expanse between silence and me, … Continue reading Speak Boldly: Applying Acts 18:9
Exploring. Such a simple word that has come to hold great meaning for life as we know it. Explorers brought the first people to the continent of North America (let it be clear I am referring to the people who crossed the Bering Land Bridge). They were pioneers not sure of the journey ahead but confident … Continue reading Take a Hike, Doubt.
As iron sharpens iron, so one sharpens another. Proverbs 27:17 "Surround yourself with good people Cassidy, you'll be surprised of the consequences if you don't." My parents said this to me every so often while growing up and it became a prominent lesson taught in my household. This lesson seemed pretty obvious and I never … Continue reading Iron Sharpens Iron: Relationships
I remember sobbing. Sobbing my eyes out as I got into the car on my first day of 6th grade because I was terrified of the dramatic change my whole life was about to make. Walking into the gym, I remember looking up at a crowd of people and only seeing a few familiar faces. … Continue reading 10 Things I’d Tell My Middle School Self
I think plants are so cool!!! (I bet this is the dorkiest blog introduction you've ever seen; you're welcome.) But really, I am fascinated by the biological and ecological composition of the natural world around me because, to me, it shows the work of the greatest artist there is. Plants can grow in the weirdest, … Continue reading What a Succulent Taught Me About Growth
Mondays are just plain hard aren't they? Although you may love what you are doing (you deserve to), Monday’s are tricky to initially get started. Ironically, I am starting my new job today at a local realtors office and am experiencing all kinds of emotions: excited for the possibilities, anxious for the unknown, and a bit … Continue reading Secret: Building up others will, in turn, build you up
Being authentically true to yourself is a scary journey to embark on but one that I see great victory in. Join me while I share about my authentic journey in hopes of inspiring the next generation to embark on their own.
The problem I have with Mr. Trump does not parallel with what others before me have stated. I am not going to reiterate the many complaints that have been spoken by people in this country even though I have voiced them in the past. I would be nothing but a noisy gong if I … Continue reading The Commonality Between Mr. Trump & I
When everything seems dark, where can you find happiness? Let's take a look.
Lessons from the Patriots: what people like me and you can take away from a football game.