Becoming the Hero of Your Own Story — Three Lessons from Disney’s Hercules

Good morning, friends! Today, Joe and I finish off Season 1 of the podcast, and it is definitely bittersweet to think about taking a break! I hope we leave you feeling a little lighter on your feet, and a little more rooted in who you are. So, we really tried to leave you with the best we have today. We talk about imposter syndrome, finding your purpose, learning how to fail, and becoming the person you hope to become. Continue reading Becoming the Hero of Your Own Story — Three Lessons from Disney’s Hercules

Becoming the Hero of Your Own Story — Three Lessons from the Lord of the Rings with Mary Furse

You guys!!! This is my incredible sister-in-law, Mary Furse! Did you know that she sews her own cosplay? And that she happened to have a picture of one from the Lord of the Rings?! That’s right, folks. This will be an episode to remember – a gathering of fans, per say. We had SO much fun. But it was also a truly meaningful discussion. We chat about self-doubt, pressing through, and remind each other that you can’t pour from an empty tank. Continue reading Becoming the Hero of Your Own Story — Three Lessons from the Lord of the Rings with Mary Furse

5 Steps to Help You Transition Out of Survival Mode with Small Wins

This month we are talking about: resilience!! (My favorite topic 😂.) In today’s episode, I re-purposed my article about The Importance of Small Wins in order to show you how small wins can really re-shape the beliefs you have about yourself, and, hopefully, help you transition from survival mode — to gentle action. Continue reading 5 Steps to Help You Transition Out of Survival Mode with Small Wins

The Story of Esther: What is God Calling You to Do?

One of my goal words for 2020 is: Spirit-Led. Last year, a year of self-care, left me with a profound desire to ensure this sense of renewal that I feel is put to good use. I regularly find myself asking, What is God calling me to do today? Am I directing my effort where it matters the most? I am therefore reminded of a favorite Bible story… Continue reading The Story of Esther: What is God Calling You to Do?

The Importance of Small Wins

I’ve been thinking about the importance of small wins, lately — breathing, waking up with the sun, watching it set… One of the difficult things about survival mode is: it can make you feel as if you aren’t accomplishing anything. You put all of your energy into making it through the day, but when your head finally hits that pillow, you always seem to be two steps behind. But, maybe you’re accomplishing more than you think. Continue reading The Importance of Small Wins