Beating Food Addictions

Overcoming Food Addictions Guest post by Anna Townsley   This post is an old post, but a great milestone for me and I wanted to share it with you!  Today is an exciting day for me, in fact I’m quite proud of myself!  Yesterday was Easter and as the day came to...

I Am No Longer Picked Last

I’m no longer picked last!!! I remember those moments so vividly.  Team captains were selected and they would pick team – I hated being picked last.  I dreaded having to play the games knowing I would mess up and kids would laugh at me.  How I longed for the classroom...

Why Bother to Get Healthy?

I love John Maxwell’s wisdom when he says, “You will never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.” Our daily routine is so regular we don’t have to even think about it. Yet that routine is...

Wrapping up Gifts on a Budget

Years ago, Forest and I experience a rough time with our finances. The three of us were living on $850/month from unemployment. That Christmas, I wanted to thank the people who had helped us. I mentioned this idea to Forest and he casually said sure, until I gave him...