Inspirational

A Letter to the Broken

A little background into this post. The other day I commented to a fellow blogger about how I have nearly let music go since Mom died because it triggers grief. This person responded, “Maybe it’s going thru it that will help you heal. A life without music, I know ur mom doesn’t want you to live that way if music reminds you so strongly of her.” It was a profound moment. I found Elevation Worship’s Hallelujah Here Below album, inspired by a verse in Exodus where God requests an alter built with imperfect stones. The letter that follows is not what I planned to write this week, but writing is a lot like teaching; we must take advantage of the reachable moments. Even when the student is oneself.

Inspirational · wellness

6 Amazon Finds for Spring (and an Ebates sign up!)

It's time for another product post! I don't know about y'all, but I need a little motivation to get started on operation declutter, a.k.a. Konmari-ing my life (*see https://this-coffee-life.com/2019/01/20/in-pursuit-of-joy/). Like many of you, I'm in love with Joanna Gaines and the farmhouse trend. I've found a few pieces to compliment my decor, and I'm going… Continue reading 6 Amazon Finds for Spring (and an Ebates sign up!)