Is God holding out on you?

“Is God holding out on me…?” I have found myself asking that question… more than once in the last few years. Have you been there yourself? Doubted? Questioned? Waited? For far too long… For...

chocolate macaroons

If you like coconut and if you like chocolate, then you will LOVE these gluten-free, dairy-free, guilt-free chocolate macaroons! They are super quick and easy to make. You only need 5 ingredients: 1. shredded...

riding on 4-wheelers in dreams

I had a dream the other night. I was riding a 4-wheeler… like this one I grew up riding as a kid. (I know. This photo is ridiculous. Sorry not sorry.) So in my...

Victoria Osteen’s “heresy”

I was shocked to see this video.  I could not believe someone in such a position of “power and authority” over a church could be saying something so blasphemous. Some have called it “heresy.”...

are you headed for a crash?

Picture this: you’re on a ship. You’re caught in a violent storm. You haven’t seen sunlight in days. You have thrown your cargo overboard. You have given up all hope of being saved. Then...

the pain of a heartbreak.

“Woke up this morning, and I heard the news. I know the pain of a heartbreak.” – Ben Rector, When a Heart Breaks Heartbreak. The first thing you probably think of when you hear...

things I learned from casting

We recently held auditions for my upcoming web series, “how to lose a girl in one date.” The fabulously talented Becky Silverman was my casting director, and I am so thankful for the talented actors who...

stand still, look pretty

Isn’t this what this world tells us: “Just go with the flow. Blend in. Don’t take a stand.” “Stand still, look pretty.” Especially here in LA, there is a mentality of “let’s all coexist, be...

light of the world

I think back to what the earth must have been like, before we took over. I think back to Adam & Eve, the first to walk this earth – ground untouched, air unpolluted, sin...

look up

When I visit my family’s ranch in Texas, I find myself walking around the property, soaking in the beauty, the stillness, the quiet… not only looking all around me – as far as my eyes...