The Louisiana flood: the disaster that is unfolding & how we can help

The rains came on August 13, and they kept coming. More than 20 inches of rain have inundated the southern part of Louisiana, and more than 20,000 people have been rescued/displaced. Nine people have died, and more rain is on the way to places such as Baton Rouge and Lafayette. But the news isn’t really […]

From Wholyfit Devotional Exercise: New A.R.T and G.B.P to strengthen your mind, heart and spirit!


{ I was given access to this program for the purposes of use and review. All opinions expressed are my own..enjoy! :)} Enhancing my fitness for the long-haul – that is my motto for this stage in my life. My desire is to continue a lifestyle of fitness that will service me into the next […]

Refreshing {no-spoiler} movie review! The Reconciler (from Justice Pictures)


{I was sent this movie for the purpose of enjoyment and review, and affiliate links are included. All opinions expressed are my own…enjoy! :)} I was in real need of something restorative and uplifting after the horrible events of the past couple of weeks. Yes, I have processed and have sought comfort in the Word, […]

Reflections: The Deans in Salamanca, one year later

It is hard to believe that is has been a whole year since we left for Spain as a family, our first trip to Europe together ever. Exactly one year ago today, we embarked on an eight-week adventure in Salamanca that would impact us forever as a family. A little backstory: My hubby was selected […]