Hills and Valleys

In this thing called life, there will be hills. Times when things are going well - Times when you feel like you're¬†on top of the world. In this thing called life, there will also be valleys. Times when you just can't handle any more bad news. Times when you feel like you're digging your way…

Thankful Thursday (episode 5)

Well, another week is coming to a close...and I have a lot to be thankful for. ūüôā After the past several weeks of not doing so well with recording my blessings, I found that I was able to keep track of them better this week. I think God is answering my prayers by helping me…

What Does Depression Feel Like?

It's not wanting to get out of bed in the morning - and sometimes¬†I¬†don't. It's a cloudiness in my¬†mind that just sucks the life out of my thoughts and emotions. It's wanting to isolate myself from other people. It's desiring to stay inside the house because it's kind of my¬†"safe place." It's putting on a…

Thankful Thursday (episode 4)

I didn't do very well with keeping my gratitude list this week. Maybe this is the reason that I have been feeling so down...? And while I could beat myself up and focus on my shortcoming (and this would be my tendency), I'm going to choose to be grateful for God's amazing grace and understanding.…