Category: Just Sayin’ (page 1 of 1)

The Short on Longing

Comfort is not God’s primary objective for your life.

I heard those words in church today. As strange as it may sound, it gave me hope. Honestly, I’m a little uncomfortable with the ways things are going for me on the daily. I admitted my discontentment and longing to a few others recently, and it wasn’t easy.

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PSA: Don’t Run Alone

Last night I got out my old Runner’s World Magazines to search for a 6-week plan to train for a 5k. I found one from April of 2010 and let me just say, it is NOT a couch to 5k training plan. It looks a little intense in preparation for a 3.1 mile run, but I thought I’d do my best to follow it anyway.

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Word

So I’m starting this 12-day writing challenge. The first prompt is the word “word” and I don’t have much of anything to say so my title is going to be just that. I’m only going to be able to write a few sentences because I am exhausted. Maybe that will be the word-exhausted.

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Pushin’ It Real Good

Well Hello. It’s been awhile. The last five months have been filled with excitement and frustration and clarity and confusion and celebration and ima-gonna-just-hafta-go-through-the-motions-what-am-i-even-doin-so-help-me-Jesus-loves-me-this-i-know. I could definitely use some BALANCE in my life, but unfortunately it’s just not in my DNA.

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Day 10: The End

I rarely ever set my alarm. It’s kind of a dangerous thing, especially when I stay up too late and have to work in the morning. I haven’t been going to bed on time and it’s kinda turning me into a walking zombie. Here we go on this late thing. I didn’t realize how much of a problem it actually was. I haven’t been paying much attention to it. Maybe that’s because I keep telling myself, I will fix this. I’ll do better next time.

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Why I Blog

If you look at the date, you will notice I fell off the band wagon right away. I didn’t even make it past day one. Talk about commitment issues! Being that it’s a new month, I’m giving it another go. I thought this would be a good time to share a few reasons why I blog in the first place.

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Blue Friday

Denial. Anger. If Only. Depression. Acceptance.

Just a few days after the Seahawks took a devastating loss to the New England Patriots, the stages of grief didn’t take long to kick in. As soon as Butler made the interception, Seattleites were shocked, myself included.

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