Unexpected Joy

Chalkboard Vase Ideas!

Posted by Jessica Bettridge on

Chalkboard Vase Ideas!

We were lucky enough to have some help from Mandy (@a_heartened_calling) with our chalkboard vases.  Take a look at the fun things she created!    

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Feel the Joy

Posted by Jessica Bettridge on

Feel the Joy

The last two weeks have been very stressful. I have found myself having panic attacks and mini breakdowns. ⁣⁣It sucks to feel like we are trapped in a whirlwind. ⁣⁣It sucks to not know up from down. ⁣⁣It sucks to feel out of control. ⁣⁣And it sucks to feel like there’s no hope. ⁣⁣Most of the time we don’t know how to stop this feeling. We don’t know how to find peace and feel better. ⁣⁣But guess what? There are ways to calm our nervous system and to feel better. We can and should, as often as possible, hit the...

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Nothing is Impossible

Posted by Janean Toone on

Nothing is Impossible

“Good things aren’t supposed to just fall into your lap. God is very generous, but He expects you to do your part first.”⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣I've always loved reading quotes by Audrey Hepburn. I love the fact that she was so successful and admired and still kept a realistic and positive outlook on life. Here's a few more quotes to brighten your Monday!⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣"As you grow older you will discover you have two hands. One is for helping yourself, the other is for helping others."⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣“For me the only things of interests are those linked to the heart.”⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣"Anyone who does not believe in miracles is...

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Schedule your Priorities

Posted by Janean Toone on

Schedule your Priorities

This morning when I got up, it was Monday, but when I went to bed last night, it was Friday......how can that be???⁣😮⁣Ever feel like that? A week feels like a day and a month feels like a week?? I'm absolutely positive that there is some scientific explanation for it. I just don't know what it is!⁣🤔⁣Sometimes it makes me want to panic a little. Or a lot. How on earth am I going to accomplish everything that needs to be done, let alone everything I want to get done? That's when I try to step back, take a deep...

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It is Well with my Soul

Posted by Jodee Btiner on

It is Well with my Soul

Do you know the history of these well known words on this sign? I didn't, so I did a little research and this is what I found.⁣⁣"In 1871, Horatio Spafford, a prosperous lawyer and devout Christian, and his wife, Anna, were living comfortably with their four young daughters in Lake View, Chicago.⁣In that year the great fire broke out which devastated the entire city. For the next two years Horatio and Anna devoted their time to welfare work amongst the refugees of the fire.⁣⁣By November 1873 the Spaffords needed some respite and decided to join friends in Europe but just...

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