God’s Graces

‘Be Satisfied with Me’ Prayer

Posted on May 28th, 2014

A friend recently shared this with me and I LOVED it way too much not to pass it along to any and everyone who may stumble across it on this little…

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1 Corinthians 6:19-20

Posted on Jan 15th, 2013

1 Corinthians 6:19-20, "Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not…

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Amber Alert!

Posted on Feb 21st, 2013

I hope you aren't upset that is a fake Amber Alert - but tonight in church I had was thinking about how to bring people to God, and why....But then…

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An Open Letter to My Daughter on Her 2nd Birthday

Posted on Jan 15th, 2018

Dear sweet Sophie, I can't believe you're two. I really can't believe it. I don't know if you've noticed, but I've been extra grumpy,…

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Beach of Humility – Ocean of Mercy

Posted on Mar 1st, 2013

~Only humility will lead us to unity, and unity to peace.Humility... what does the Bible say about it?Well..."By humility and the fear of the Lord,…

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Beautiful You.

Posted on Sep 28th, 2014

These beautiful words are a quote from the amazing Chrystalina Evert; who with her husband Jason, run the website: Chastity Project and has her own…

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Posted on Apr 21st, 2013

Since I'm a girl, and I don't live in a box... the worldly idea of beauty; what it means, how it looks, what it's worth, etc. is all around me!It's…

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Call up the Pro

Posted on Mar 4th, 2013

'In these time of development, everybody is in a hurry and everybody's in a rush, and on the way there are people falling down, who are not able to…

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Carry My Cross

Posted on Feb 24th, 2013

2 Corinthians 20:15, "Thus says the Lord to you: 'Do not be afraid nor dismayed because of this great multitude, for the batte is not yours, but…

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Chemistry and God

Posted on Feb 19th, 2013

So today at my Chemistry Review session, God had a lot to tell me!What? You are confused at how God talks to us through a Chem Review? Yea... don't…

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Child of God

Posted on Feb 17th, 2013

When we call on God, He bends down His ear to listen. As a father bends dow to listen to his little child. -Elizabeth CharlesJohn 10:27-28, "My sheep…

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Crafty Harlot

Posted on Mar 13th, 2013

Proverbs 7 describes the Crafty Harlot This is a woman who helps men fall into temptation, pushes and encourages their sin, by "her enticing speech"…

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Dear Body…

Posted on Jan 22nd, 2014

Dear Body, Thank you. Thank you for all the fun times you've let me have. Thank you for all the memories you've helped me make. Thank you for…

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Posted on Apr 14th, 2013

Satisfied.The Lord is the Only One who can truly fill us with His love and satisfy our deepest self. Only He can nourish us in the way we need to be…

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Do everything in love

Posted on Mar 10th, 2013

"To work, without love is slavery."~Mother TeresaDo what you love and you'll love what you do.For our desires and gifts work perfectly together - if…

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Don’t Care!

Posted on Feb 20th, 2013

"The Lord your God is with you... He will take great delight in you, He will quiet you with His love, He will rejoice over you with singing." -…

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Posted on Feb 23rd, 2013

Everyday we should be on the lookout for doves. The dove was a symbol for Noah that the Earth had finally dried and he could begin their new life.It…

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Eating is emotional, ok?

Posted on May 3rd, 2017

Emotional eating? Eating IS emotional – we are emotional creatures. Emotional eating is extremely common; we eat to celebrate, to mourn, to…

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Posted on Feb 27th, 2013

"Do not allow yourself to be disheartened by any failure as long as you have done your best."-Mother Teresa...wow... Let's just say I really needed…

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Posted on Mar 14th, 2013

The First...Well - WE HAVE A POPE! #blessed&pumped!But anywhose... let's talk about him k? K!He has a lot of first's... Such as:-first Jesuit-first…

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Garden of Love

Posted on Feb 25th, 2013

If we have happiness,if we have love,or faithor hopeor any of God's gifts-but do not share them will they not spoil before we can enjoy them?But if…

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Posted on Nov 12th, 2013

1 John 5:4-5, "For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world—our faith. Who is it…

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God’s House

Posted on Mar 22nd, 2013

God is building a house. A house for His love. A house of hope, faith, charity, trust, compassion, and forgiveness will live forever.While this house…

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Posted on Mar 19th, 2013

Anyone else in absolute freakin' love with this song...Ok good! Me too!!!And it got me thinking... if we are all gold - which we are - don't…

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Good Friday

Posted on Mar 29th, 2013

It is a beautiful day where I'm at... which I am oh so grateful for... but 2013 years ago, at this very time, Jesus was nailed to the cross. For me.…

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Good Morning!

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2013

Hello world! How the heck are ya?! I'm doing dandy, thanks for asking 🙂 This is how I plan to live today my life! We can do all things…

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How to set goals that stick. Honestly.

Posted on Jan 6th, 2016

2015 was one for the books! It was filled with both fun times and challenging times, personal growth and professional growth, new friends and…

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I reach for fire

Posted on Jul 21st, 2017

Have you ever seen a small child try to reach their tiny hand into a campfire, only to be pulled away by a parent? The child screams… they were…

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If we all learn a lesson, we divide the costs…

Posted on Apr 14th, 2014

Recently I bought something that turned out to be a dud, I should not have fallen for the marketing ploys... so what's a girl to do? Call her mom and…

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Impact Foods

Posted on Feb 5th, 2013

Alright, so usually I wait until I've tried all the samples a company has given me before I write up a review. But this CANNOT WAIT! I have got to…

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Jeremiah 29:11

Posted on Feb 10th, 2013

Jeremiah 29:11, "For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, to give you a future and…

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Lessons from the little ones.

Posted on Dec 21st, 2014

Something hit me this morning at mass. It wasn't in the readings, or the homily, or even the music. It was in the two year old sitting in front of…

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Posted on Dec 16th, 2012

What the world needs now is love... love and only love... A little help from Up AboveWe all could use a little more love-so why aren't we giving more…

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Love notes from God.

Posted on Jul 21st, 2014

I don't know about you, but sometimes it can be hard for me to remember just how big God's love for us is. I try to put it in a box, conditionalize…

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Marathon Training

Posted on Feb 15th, 2013

If you're reading this post expecting information on how to best prepare you body to run 26.2 miles, sorry to disappoint. This post will not contain…

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Not a Number.

Posted on Mar 7th, 2013

"We cannot condemn, judge, or speak words that might hurt... By what right, then, can we condemn anyone?""Let us be very sincere in our dealing with…

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Pages in your book

Posted on Jun 30th, 2013

This post may seem a little out of the norm since most of my posts are concerning Alaskan Adventures - but the homily at church this weekend was just…

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Pancakes and coffee.

Posted on Jan 7th, 2014

Want the secret to success? Come closer and I'll tell you... Closer... PANCAKES AND COFFEE! Duh. These pancakes were adapted from…

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Par – Tay!

Posted on Mar 3rd, 2013

Heaven is like the most private, V.I.P. party ever held - only one person was ever invited, Jesus Christ.But don't you want to go?! I do.The only way…

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Posted on Feb 26th, 2013

"We do not need guns and bombs to bring peace. We need love and compassion."-Mother TeresaWhat are the reasons for war?What incident is so large, so…

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Perfect…or not…

Posted on Mar 11th, 2013

Why do we strive to be perfect?"Sure there is not a righteous man on earth that does good and never sins." -Ecclesiastes 7:20God knows we aren't…

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Psalm 139;

Posted on Mar 14th, 2015

Let's all just relish in Psalm 139 (a little choppy version of it just FYI) LORD, You have probed me and You know me... You understand my thoughts…

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Psalm 48:14

Posted on Feb 28th, 2013

"For this is God. Our God forever and ever. He will be our guide - even unto death" -Psalm 48:14What better person is there to follow than the One…

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Self-care Sunday

Posted on Sep 18th, 2017

"So there remains a Sabbath rest for the people of God." - Hebrews 4:9 Sundays. Sabbath. Day of rest. What's it all mean? As a Christian, we are…

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Posted on Mar 26th, 2013

Where do you draw the line between being selfish and selfless?I always thought it was best to be completely selfless and then I saw this...Which…

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So live your life…

Posted on Feb 14th, 2013

John 14:16, "I am the Way, the Truth and the Life"Life... what's it all about? No, really- I'm not talking about peanut butter or coffee hear (though…

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Posted on Feb 22nd, 2013

Have you ever heard the song, Sway Your Head ?If not, check it out! But in it, the lyrics say, "Can't you see the sunrise, that came up for you?"It…

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Starting a Book Club!

Posted on May 1st, 2013

So I decided today, while reading an amazing book - "The Four Signs of a Dynamic Catholic" by Matthew Kelly - that I'm going to start a blogging book…

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Posted on Mar 12th, 2013

"I'm super girl, and I'm here to save the world, but I wanna know-who's gonna save me?"Ever heard this song? Even if you haven't (and you now think…

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Thank You.

Posted on Apr 13th, 2016

Night Fever. Let me start by explaining that Night Fever is an event that seeks to show everyone, especially young adults and…

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The Gardener

Posted on Feb 18th, 2013

John 15:1-2 ~ "I am the True Vine and My Father is the Vinedresser. Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit He takes away; and every branch that…

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Posted on Mar 5th, 2013

"Behold, I stand at the door and knock." Rev. 3:20Mother Teresa wrote this(a little chunk from "I Thirst for You") ~Don’t you realize that your…

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Ultimate G.P.S.

Posted on Feb 16th, 2013

Proverbs 3:5-6 ~ "Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding"God is the ultimate G.P.S. system. (that is - Great…

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What the HEALTH can I even eat?!

Posted on Aug 3rd, 2017

“Everything in moderation, including moderation.” When it comes to food, I really do believe that every food – if eaten in appropriate…

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What to do with my life…

Posted on May 8th, 2013

Lord Jesus, Up unti now, You have been quietly preparing me to be your disciple. Now the time of preparation is ending. I seem to hear you say to…

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Whistle While You Work

Posted on Mar 27th, 2013

That's good enough... But is it?Giving your time is great, but is it the best you can do?Doing a good deed is.. well... good, but is it really good…

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Why Me?

Posted on Jan 31st, 2013

Do you ever have those days.... you know those days? The "Why Me?!" days? That was today this week.(*if you do not want to hear about a girl rant…

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Wordless Wednesday

Posted on Jan 24th, 2013

Alright, so this post won't be completely wordless since that would essentially mean I'm not talking, and if you know me at all-you would know I…

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Words of wisdom (not my own…)

Posted on Apr 7th, 2014

Recently I read a really great blog post that a wonderful friend showed me recently and I wanted to share with you lovely readers... I don't know if…

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