• Choosing Faith Over Your Fear

    We’re tested most when we face something difficult. But perhaps holding onto faith over fear is what we need more than anything else. *This post contains affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure for details. FINDING A FAITH GREATER THAN FEAR I’ve been coming across this term a lot lately called Post-Traumatic Growth. It’s where […]

  • Finding Purpose in the Pain During Difficult Times

    Difficult seasons make it harder in finding purpose in the pain, but stay hopeful and look for your own silver lining in the trial. WHEN THINGS DON’T GO YOUR WAY When I was 18 years old, I thought I knew what the rest of my life would look like. I would go to college in […]

  • How I Went From Survival Mode to Living Intentionally

    In my own personal journey with Lyme Disease, here are the things I learned about moving from survival mode to living intentionally. DROWNING IN DESPAIR When hard things hit you in life, they either make you or break you. For a long while I let life break me, until I decided this was not who […]

  • The Mindful Escape: Your Hobby and Its Therapeutic Powers

    Learn why finding a hobby that’s right for you is not only good for passing the time, but is good for your mental well-being. STUCK IN SURVIVAL MODE I called my husband once again, this time laying down in the middle of the hallway. “I need you to come home.” He raced home and tucked […]

  • My Favorite Contemporary Christian Music in a Free Playlist!

    Music is known to have an impact on our mood, so check out this free contemporary Christian Music playlist I’ve created for you! *This post contains affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure for details. MY CHILDHOOD SOUNDTRACK Listening to music is proven to have an impact on our moods because it causes the brain […]

  • Finding the Courage to Tell Your Story

    People are encouraged when they can relate to one another. Get the courage to tell your story to others today! SHARE YOUR STORY A few years ago, I stood up to tell a group of women about the depression I went through during the worst of my Lyme disease. Through my story I shared how […]

  • My Advice for a New Mom

    Being a new mom is hard. Here’s my personal advice for a new mom on how to get through the sleepless nights and new parenting fears. THE TRUTH ABOUT BEING A NEW MOM Motherhood. It’s hard. The idea of being the perfect mother is just that: an idea. Not a reality. But that’s okay. Too […]

  • How to Live with Chronic Lyme Disease as a Newly Diagnosed “Lymie”

    While I don’t have the treatment for Chronic Lyme Disease, I can offer you some advice how to live with it from what I’ve learned over the past 6 years in my own journey. *This post contains affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure for details. *Please be aware that the following post is provided […]

  • What I Want You To Know About Living with Late Stage Lyme Disease

    Most of us have heard of Lyme Disease, but aren’t aware that living with Late Stage Lyme Disease can go far beyond treatment of a bulls-eye rash. *Please be aware that the following post is provided for general informational and educational purposes only and it is not intended as, and shall not be understood or construed as, […]