One lie we cannot afford to keep selling to our children and 10 scriptures to help them break through


I am going to say it. I may not have had to walk uphills both ways in the snow wearing one shoe while chewing on cornstalk for daily nutrition but I do think there is something unique about my upbringing that is lacking today. I wasn't allowed to quit. To be called a quitter was … Continue reading One lie we cannot afford to keep selling to our children and 10 scriptures to help them break through

Top 10 Things I Learned This Year After Finally Getting This NPO Off The Ground


July 2010 I had this great idea to open a home for pregnant and/or parenting, displaced teen girls. I was pretty sure at the most it would take about 12 months. Fast forward to June 2014 when I was finally granted my license to operate as residential group home, we had the funding, we had … Continue reading Top 10 Things I Learned This Year After Finally Getting This NPO Off The Ground

Three Choices To Make After An Icky Week


  I'm waking up a bit worse for wear this morning. My body literally hurts. My brain is cloudy. I've been on the craziest roller coaster this week and I do not like roller coasters. This was one of those weary, weary, "when is it going to end" kind of weeks. I had some great high … Continue reading Three Choices To Make After An Icky Week

It’s time to jump the verboten


Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something. Thomas Edison You know when we were little and had no clue what staying in line meant? Do you remember your mom telling you to stay between the ropes at the movies or going the right way on the mini maze into Wendy's? … Continue reading It’s time to jump the verboten

Texas A&M Ring Day


Today is Ring Day at my Alma Mater Texas A&M University. This is the day when thousands of Ags pick up their Aggie Ring. The oldest known ring was made in 1889. With very few changes the ring has remained relatively the same design. You have to be eligible for an Aggie RIng with your … Continue reading Texas A&M Ring Day