I'm not a fan of creepy, crawly things. Especially when I'm not expecting them. Like the stink bug that suddenly appeared in my kitchen, buzzing over the kitchen table this week. (He ended up in the kitchen drain, hopefully far, far away by now.) Or the spider that suddenly crawled over my book lying on… Continue reading The Locusts
I love surprises! Let me clarify. I love good surprises:-). I woke up to a wonderful surprise today, a gift of time. I teach music at an after school program on Wednesday afternoons, but because of the weather, school was cancelled today. Which means the after school program was cancelled. Woo-hoo! Don't misunderstand. I love… Continue reading Surprise, Surprise, Surprise!
Our opening question in Life Group (small group with our church) last week: "What is the most immature thing you can remember doing as a child, in school, as a teenager, as a young adult, etc.?" Think about that for a moment................................ We've all had our less than stellar moments. (Hopefully as we age, we… Continue reading Growing UP-Baby Steps and Giant Leaps
So, I'm sitting in church yesterday listening to a really good sermon on work and our attitude about work. Pastor Rex reminds us that whatever we do, we should do it as if we are working for the Lord. And do it for His glory. Great reminders! Then in his conclusion, he puts up the… Continue reading Every Good and Perfect Gift
This. Is. Hard. Really, really hard. I'm not a patient person by nature. I want it to happen overnight! Of course, I didn't get to this unhealthy BFP (body fat percentage) and weight overnight. Right? So, it does make sense that it will take awhile to get back to a healthy range. I've been working… Continue reading Slow and Steady Wins the Race….Or So I’ve Heard:-)
Question: Do "skinny" jeans really make you look "skinny" or is it totally dependent on the body put in the jeans?! (I think the latter!) Another question: Is there really such a thing as a "fat" gene? Last question: If there is a "fat" gene, and I have it, do I just accept my fate… Continue reading “Skinny” Jeans vs “Fat” Genes
After Day 1 workout:-). Eat less. And exercise. It sounds so simple, right? Yet, I have struggled with this simple advice all my life. And that's because I love to eat really good food! I especially like to eat sweets. Give me anything sweet and chocolaty, and you will be my friend for life! If… Continue reading Go, You Chicken Fat, Go!