Confessions of a PICU nurse

I am really nervous to write this, but being a writer somehow equates to vulnerability. And it seems that there’s always at least one person who’s life is touched by […]

Self care

I’m learning to take care of myself. I hold the burdens of all those I care about inside me, praying intensely for them every day. I am so cautious on […]

What about me

Well, what about me? We would be lying to ourselves if we denied that we live in a “what about me” era. And even if our minds didn’t quite go […]

Sunkissed

“If you look towards the sun you will never see your shadow. It’s when you look away you will always be chasing it.” It’s easy to dwell on the past, […]

Starting over

Sometimes life doesn’t go the way we expect it to. I think we all have this picture in the back of ours heads how we think ours days would look […]

Dogs don’t bark at parked cars

When our lives go from stagnant to movement, the waters are always tested. It’s in the place of flourishing you find the most opposition. Dogs don’t bark at parked cars. […]

Gifts from Japan

I haven’t blogged in a while. It has been hard to write. But today I was found some inspiration in porcelain cups. I received the MOST beautiful gifts from Japan. […]

Me and You

I long in wait for you, and our cabin in the woods. Then, it shall be me and you. For as long as there is breath in me, there exists […]

She is perfectly flawed

Her ways seem flawed to those who don’t know her. Here comes judgement, gerunds tearing her down. Her bones skinned bare, her scars now visible. That translucent skin evaporating amidst […]

So today I choose

God is a promise keeping God. He is ever faithful. When we are going through the hard times, it’s difficult though to see that anything could be good. I wish […]

Passionate Love Affair

My first Valentines date was completely special. It wasn’t extravagant or fancy. We had drinks and appetizers. He ordered his Stella and I ordered my mojito and in case you […]

Nothing short of the goodness of God

I easily forget the goodness of God. I easily forget his faithfulness and how he provides. I get so wrapped up in worry that when I really need to remember, […]

Learning to say no

I am the worst person to write about “learning to say no”. I am a “yes girl” and if you know me, oh you know. I am not sure why […]

The wall between us

Some days are tough. They are more than we bargained for and it takes every ounce of energy to get even the simplest task done. The truth is, depression hurts. […]

My Instagram

Hi Friends, you can now follow me on Instagram @ her.name.means.wild You can send me messages there as well!

Missing you

Today I am missing you so much my beloved. I long to see you again. Life is not the same without you. You are missing from me. And I am […]