Thankful Thursday

I've been trying to change my perspective and to acquire an attitude that is more grateful. And guess what? God is helping me! My goal is to record at least three specific things from my day that I am thankful for. Some days may be harder than others, but I know that there are at least three…

Life to the Fullest

Recently we recognized the anniversary of a horrible car accident that I was in. I was driving to my parents' house when I fell asleep for a split second and crashed into a mailbox in front of a person's home and then into a tree beyond that. My car caught on fire, and I tried to…

A Change of Perspective

Today I started training for a new mini-job...and I liked it! It felt good to actually be doing something that is productive, and that will hopefully bring in a little extra money. And that gave me a tad bit of hope for tomorrow. It got me thinking about perspective. I don't often have a very…

Coins in a Jar

Forty-four dollars and nineteen cents. That's how much money I received from the machine after putting in all of the coins that my Dad had saved up for me. He loves throwing his change in a jar when he comes home from work, and then giving it to me to cash out and use towards things that I need.…