You guys, it’s here.
It’s giveaway time again and December just needs to CALM DOWN ALREADY because this month’s list of “favorite things” has me so pumped I can hardly stand it.
As I’m sure you know by now, I always say that in my best singsongy Oprah voice. Which doesn’t exactly make sense because it’s not likely that Oprah goes around referring to herself in the third person in her own singsongy voice…Or does she? I mean, maybe it’s not that unlikely. She is Oprah, after all. If anyone could get away with it, it’s her.
But that’s all beside the point.
The point is, it’s time to talk “Favorite Things” so let’s not waste any time getting down to it.
Here are my current Top 3 Favorite Things that you must know about right this very minute: Read More…
“Rest needs a full stop.”
Before she was even done speaking them, I was busy scrawling these words in big bold letters across my page of notes. Emily Freeman seems to have a knack for speaking DIRECTLY INTO MY SOUL these days. It doesn’t even surprise me anymore when I hear her words and then my eyes automatically well up with tears. It’s almost like a reflex now. It’s fine. I’m used to it.
But it’s not just Emily.
Random things seem to make me cry lately:
A Lorne Michaels quote (because Jesus loves me and he knows that SNL is my love language)
A greeting card that stopped me in my tracks with a clear black and white suggestion.
A song titled “Surprise Yourself”, with a whimsical lilt almost more beautiful than the words it carries…
Who knows, maybe I’m just a sucker for inspirational words. But I don’t think that’s it.
I think this is just the sort of thing that happens when your heart is wide awake and open.
God uses anything and everything to get your attention. Read More…