God sees all my flaws. He’s the Maker of my heart, the Designer of my life, who knit me together and laid out my steps. He’s formed me, molded me, reshaped me throughout my life. The molding and reshaping is an ongoing process. I am never not in His hands.
I am more than one thing. And so are you. It's time to break the cycle of boxing ourselves in - we are more than the one or two passions we share about the most.
We've all heard weight loss experts encourage us by saying "when you're working out to lose weight, don't worry if your weight goes down slowly, you're building muscle, it isn't about the number on the scale." This is true, and it's an important idea I hope everyone grasps. When you're training to lose fat, your... Continue Reading →
Happy Pi Day! At least in the US, with the way we express dates, today is 3.14. More than that, today is 3.1415. I know that the next numbers are 926. So at 9:26 in every time zone, social media sites are being flooded with pi posts. And images of people with pies (because of... Continue Reading →
I don't do roman numerals. Does anyone know why the NFL uses roman numerals for the Super Bowl count? I think they do it just to be fancy!I'm very excited for the game this evening, since my Seahawks are playing for their 2nd consecutive title! My Facebook feed has been a lot of fun for... Continue Reading →
Looks like this...Like I said, my brain was too tired to focus on anything more than i-cord, which is not very interesting to look at. But I did this today:Yarn was 25% off at Joann, so that's actually the inside of my shopping bag on my lap in the car. I think I have stash... Continue Reading →
How do you pull yourself out of a stitching slump? I had several days off of work (11 in a row, although I only took 4 work days). And coming back to the full-time schedule again has been a hard adjustment! By the time I fight traffic (in the freezing fog) to and from work,... Continue Reading →
I've never really considered these 2 states to be opposites. But I saw this quote (Facebook? Pinterest? I can't remember any more) and downloaded it, and made it the wallpaper on my work computer:I'm not a subscriber to Deepak Chopra's overall philosophy, but this quote struck a chord for me. The one thing creativity and... Continue Reading →
H turns 12 (!!) this weekend. Instead of doing the now-traditional sleepover with friends and movies and pizza, this year we decided to do a girls' night out - H, her bestie and I will have dinner at their fav hamburger restaurant, then see the newest Hunger Games - Mockingjay Part 1. Because 12. Honestly,... Continue Reading →