Tag: life

What is the Perfect Age?

How many times have you heard someone talk about how they wish they were, or could still be “insert age here?” The problem with this mindset is it’s about looking back or looking forward, but never living in the present. People say things like: “If only I were still in High School. Then I’d really…

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I am Me. That is Enough.

I am me. I don’t know how to be anybody else. And sometimes, being me, feels like a curse because I can be a little high strung, quirky as hell, and often it feels like nobody really understands me except, well, me.  Does anyone else feel like this?  I guess I don’t have to be…

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The Climb

“If you don’t climb the mountain, you can’t see the view.” Who hasn’t heard that saying before? It’s supposed to be a quote of hope. A reminder that the higher you climb, the harder you work…the more worth it in the end. It’s worth it because at the end of the climb, you finally see…

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Can Making Mistakes Be Good?

Mistakes. We all make them. From wishing you’d ordered a different appetizer, to an embarrassing moment, to a life changing decision…mistakes are a part of life. Should we regret our mistakes? I think that it’s good to look back and recognize a mistake. At the same time, I think it’s important to learn from the…

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The Power of Prayer

It’s cliche, but true. There is power in prayer. When I pray it’s like putting my faith into action. I don’t know that God can hear me. But I have faith that He’s real. That He’s listening and cares. Praying gives me peace. Gives me hope. Makes me feel like no matter what, somehow, everything…

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Taking Chances

Taking chances can be absolutely terrifying. But I mean, that’s all a part of taking risks, right? The odds are questionable, and the outcome uncertain, but without risk there is no reward. In my own life, I’ve found it easier to stay in one place than step outside my comfort zone. My comfort zone is…

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