It’s Okay to NOT Know Where You’re Going!

When my sons were growing up, we traveled alot. Before a long road trip, we’d go to AAA as a family and request a TripTik (not even sure if folks still use them). My boys loved to help navigate, warning me of road work, scenic offerings, and our next exit. It...

Trusting God With ALL Your Heart

First things first: We are control freaks. Yes, you and I–whether we want to admit it or not–love to be in control. We want to control the outcome of certain events or control people. We get anxious boarding a boat or plane or even riding in a car when...

Self-Improvement Tips for Lasting Success

Amy Walton by the Chesapeake Bay, Virginia Beach, Virginia Photo by Roger M. Richards Self-improvement comes in many forms, but for those who want to make sure they meet their goals, it’s important to ensure you choose the right methods to get there. Think about the...

How to Make a Fresh Start and Smooth Move

            Maybe you’re just coming out of a rough patch in your life, and you’re ready to make a fresh start. In that case, moving to a new city may be just the thing to get your life back on track. Moving, however, requires quite a bit of research,...

Standing on Holy Ground

When I was growing up, my daddy took me to a lot of historical places: Gettysburg (four times!), presidents’ homes, Revolutionary and Civil War battlefields… And he’d say pretty much the same thing at every place we visited: “Now, honey, you...

BEING a Human Being

My new bolster on my yoga mat…. yummy! If this pandemic has taught me nothing else, it’s certainly taught me to live in the moment and to take time to really BE. When everything came to a screeching halt in March 2020, a lot of people learned really...