I like lists. A lot. I have lists of quotes, list of books to read, lists of movies to watch, lists of movies to watch again, wish lists, grocery lists, to-do lists, and I've decided to add another much needed list to my life: a list of words. I have kind of always had this… Continue reading Words, words, words
Read a book (This is always my go-to) Listen to a podcast Brainstorm your own podcast ideas Sing a song Write a song Listen to a song Read your Bible Memorize the books of the Bible Memorize a Bible passage Read a magazine or a newspaper Write a blog post Start a blog, and then… Continue reading 100 things to do when you’re bored
There are a lot of days where I just feel very blue. I don't want to do anything. I'm not happy. I'm not necessarily sad, but I'm just feeling down. It's hard to even be around myself on those days, but I'm slowly learning how to make myself feel better or how to distract myself… Continue reading What I do when I feel blue
My Sister's Keeper is the only movie that will never fail to make me cry. Miguel and I watched it on Tuesday night and I bawled. The opening credits make me tear up because I know what's coming. I've seen this movie numerous times, and I think I'm just getting worse about crying. Abigail Breslin's… Continue reading The movie that always makes me cry
One of my resolutions this year was to read a chapter of Harry Potter each day. Just one chapter. I thought it would be challenging yet rewarding. I was pretty correct. This morning, I read the last chapter of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (I started a few days late because I was out of… Continue reading Reading Harry Potter. Again.
Some days I get overwhelmed by the sin in the world. I opened my Facebook today while I was on hold on a phone call and scrolled through to kill time. I was hit with three stories of girls who were sexually assaulted by grown men whom they should have been able to trust. Earlier… Continue reading Come, Lord Jesus
I jumped on the podcast bandwagon about a year ago. I started commuting to work instead of just walking in the summer of 2017, and it took me a few months to get tired of just listening to music on the drives. So I found some podcasts. These are the podcasts I've found and have… Continue reading Podcast Preferences
We're supposed to get a huge snow storm this afternoon, and it's supposed to continue until Sunday. That, to me, is perfection. Two days of nothing but snow? Yes, please! We had one really good snowfall back in November. It snowed overnight and by noon, it was all melted, which was pretty disappointing. This snowfall… Continue reading Let it snow!
Focusing on the past isn't a great way to live, but I saw this idea when I was looking for inspiration, and I thought it could be interesting to try and come up with a list of things I regret doing or not doing. The first one I can think of is that I regret… Continue reading My Regrets in Life
There are a lot of things I don't like. There are a lot of things I don't like to do. And unfortunately, there are a lot of things I don't want to do that I have to do. I don't like taking showers. I really hate it, actually. It's so repetitive and boring. Every time… Continue reading Doing Things I Don’t Want To Do