do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

Aristotle said: “There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing and be nothing.” I am extremely disappointed by the “controversy” over American Blogger. I would say I am shocked, but as I get older...

gluten-free, vegan, raw macaroons

Recently I have developed some food allergies and have had to change my diet drastically to a gluten-free, grain-free, soy-free, dairy-free, basically fun-free diet! I must say I have been doing pretty well and...

stand out. stand up.

So God told the Israelites he would bring them into the Promised Land. If you read my previous post, you know from the Israelites’ “but,” that they had their doubts. Their main concern was that the...

“but.”

God is faithful. How often I forget that. How often do I forget all the times in my life he has provided for me? All the times he has so clearly showed up when I needed him...

remaining faithful in the wilderness

I am reading Numbers right now, and the Israelites have repeatedly groaned to Moses about being led into the wilderness from Egypt. They tell him they would rather have died when some of the other men who...

Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad, and God

I was watching the SAG awards this Saturday, and Bryan Cranston said something that really stood out to me. He won the award for best male actor in a drama series for his role on a...

surrender

I have decided to surrender my career to God this year. It is something I have always aimed for, but I have not yet fully released control.I have realized that it’s not about me. It’s about...

recycled wine bottle christmas decor

This is the first Christmas season I have had with my own place. It’s great in a sense that I can decorate for Christmas. It’s not so great in a sense that I have...

touching the stove

I’m starting to realize that life’s a learning process. We are all living our lives, trying to make sense of everything, hopefully trying to be the best version of ourselves that we can be,...

life is getting more intense

I went to the chiropractor the other day, and a boy, probably fourteen or fifteen, walked out right before I went in. My doctor told me he really enjoyed seeing him again and that...