Suffocating. That's the word that comes to my mind when I think of fear. I'm talking about heart racing, whole body shaking, short of breath kind of fear-- sometimes over something legitimate, sometimes over something totally irrational. Overall, fear is the feeling of being totally and utterly out of control. I've pretty much let fear… Continue reading Fear



It's the beginning of a new year, when people promise to eat better, drink more water and floss everyday. And then the inevitable happens... they quit their resolutions before the end of January. It is a good time to make new goals, though, and one of mine is to start posting regularly on this blog… Continue reading 2019


God Will Do What He Says (In Spite of Me)

This morning I read Luke 1 and was struck with how similar I am to Zacharias. Let me give a rundown of this story: A priest goes into the Holy of Holies. An angel comes. The angel tells the priest he and his wife are going to have a kid. The priest doesn't believe him.… Continue reading God Will Do What He Says (In Spite of Me)


How Homeschool Prepared Me for College (plus 2-Year Anniversary!)

So I had a big blog post planned today, but then I logged onto my blog and saw that it was my two-year anniversary! So, wow... I feel like I've come a long way. 🙂 I "celebrated" big time last year (see some of those here, here and here)... I think this year is just going… Continue reading How Homeschool Prepared Me for College (plus 2-Year Anniversary!)

Summer Songs, Uncategorized

A Summer Playlist

All right you guys, it's been a really busy week for me, so I'm just going to be sharing some of the songs that I've found meaningful over the past few days. Here is a list: Christ is Enough (sung by Meredith Andrews)   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TimDuj_T75Q God is Able (sung by Hillsong) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-MJx3S7K6no   Man of Sorrows… Continue reading A Summer Playlist