Where were you on 9/11/01?

I was in Ms. Catlett’s Honors English IV class with seniors at Webster County High School in Dixon, KY. During our lesson, Ms. Catlett excused herself to the hallway to speak with Mrs. Sholar, our principal. Ms. Catlett returned and immediately turned on the television. NBC's TODAY Show had a live view of black smoke coming out of one of the World Trade Center towers. [...]

By |2013-09-11T09:02:20+00:00September 11th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Refrigerator Knows Best

What does your refrigerator say about you? Since I can remember, the fridge has been a bulletin board of sorts. Growing up, my Dad worked insanely crazy rotating schedules at the coal mine, but he kept a calendar on the fridge so Mom and I would know if he was coming or going. Seriously, his [...]

By |2013-08-13T15:42:09+00:00August 13th, 2013|About Me, Blog, Humor, Travel|10 Comments

WONDERSTRUCK | awaken to the nearness of God

A few months ago, I had an exclusive invitation to read Wonderstruck | Awaken to the Nearness of God by Margaret Feinberg *before* it went to print. It was a grand opportunity and of course I said yes! Through creative storytelling, Margaret transports readers to a world of wonder full of excitement, unique Scripture insights, [...]

By |2012-12-01T12:00:32+00:00December 1st, 2012|Blog|0 Comments

RightNow Conference

Last week, I had the distinct pleasure of attending the RightNow Conference in Dallas, Texas with three other leaders from my church. Not only did I have the opportunity to learn valuable church and business leadership skills, but I also attended two sessions led by my friend and author, Margaret Feinberg. Overall, it was a [...]

By |2012-11-12T04:31:17+00:00November 12th, 2012|Blog, Popular|0 Comments

The Starfish Story

One day a man was walking along the beach when he noticed a boy picking something up and gently throwing it into the ocean. Approaching the boy, he asked, "What are you doing?" The youth replied, "Throwing starfish back into the ocean. The surf is up and the tide is going out.  If I don't [...]

By |2012-10-26T04:30:00+00:00October 26th, 2012|Blog, Photography|0 Comments

FOR WOMEN ONLY (a guest post)

  Hi, I'm Lauren and I'm so glad to be posting today on this fabulous blog while Nicole is away. I went back and forth on what I should share today. That's a lot of pressure! But one thing that's been on my heart a lot lately is marriage. My husband and I have been [...]

By |2012-10-12T00:30:41+00:00October 12th, 2012|Blog, Guest posts|0 Comments