2019

2019

Recapping the best, most-challenging year-to-date. When you change zip codes three times and health insurance four times in one year, it's safe to say a lot has happened. 2019, you've been one heck of a whirlwind. Although the memories and experiences of this year have been bar none, I'm looking forward to 2020 with the [...]

WE’RE MOVING!

WE’RE MOVING!

Well after months of keeping it a secret, the cat is finally out of the bag. We are hitting the road and heading to SOUTH CAROLINA next month! After a whole lot of prayer and discernment, we are excited for this new chapter in our married life story! ...In My Mind, I'm Going to Carolina... [...]

2018

2018

Things I learned about myself this year: I'm a Type 1 EnneagramI am capable of more than I ever dreamtVulnerability and patience are my forever strugglesI can do all things through Christ who strengthens me! Looking back on the events of this past year, I am overwhelmed with words and emotions. Recently I've found myself [...]

When the Roles are Reversed

When the Roles are Reversed

For the past several months, I have been learning, studying, and striving for how to be the best, most knowledgeable medical provider I can be. I've taken hundreds of hours of courses, learned important skills, performed hands-on training, jumped through metaphorical hoops, and with one diagnosis everything has changed... Now I'm the patient. Over the [...]

Tackling Vulnerability

Tackling Vulnerability

Sometimes I really hate this word. I don't use the word hate lightly either. In culture today, everyone values people who are their true self, who don't hide behind a mask, and who aren't afraid to be vulnerable. But honestly, no one likes to be vulnerable themselves. Who wants to lay everything on the line? [...]

Satisfaction in Stillness

Satisfaction in Stillness

I like to think I'm okay with peace, a slower pace, and stillness. I like to think I'm okay with quiet. However, sometimes I really struggle with wanting a schedule, order, and to be that terrible b-word: "busy" Busy-ness means productivity in our culture, but does it mean the same thing for our hearts? If [...]