Don’t Compare Your Chapter 1 Someone Else’s Chapter 20

“Comparison is the thief of joy.” – Theodore Roosevelt We are all on a journey. Some of us are farther a long than others and some have gotten a better head start. But make no mistake, not one of us has arrived. Just because people seem to have the perfect life or perfect gifts or whatever doesn’t mean you know…

You Can. 

Two simple, but very powerful, words:  you can. You can do it; you are strong enough. You are not defeated; you are not overwhelmed. Stop telling yourself you can’t handle your situation or that you are not worth it; eventually you are going to start to believe it. Sometimes you just need to stop and take…

5 Life Lessons I Learned From My Dad

  Oh man, this year will be 17 years since my dad has passed and this is still so hard to write. I didn’t have long with my dad on this earth but he was a very productive man so he taught me a lot in the 16 years I had with him. He taught…

A Good Father

“A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society”  -Billy Graham Good dads make a world of difference! You are our everyday superheroes and we salute you this coming Father’s Day!  Love,  Rachel

Regaining Focus

Know what those are over the horse’s eyes? I happen to recently learn that they are called blinkers. Blinkers are a piece of horse tack that keep horses from being able to look behind (and sometimes) to the sides. Most racehorse trainers believe blinkers help keep horses focused on what’s in front of them, thus encouraging…

Milk it!

Ladies! We all know the benefits of plant-based milks. But if I told you how easy it is to make your own, you’d go nuts, lol -see what I did there? 1. Nut Milks. Let’s start with the nuts because they’re super easy and all the same recipe you just switch out the nuts/seed for…

“You Can Speak to the King or You Can Speak to the Fool”

“You can speak to the king or you can speak to the fool in someone” -Lisa Bevere Be careful who you speak to because that is who will answer. You can nag your husband, children, or anyone you have a relationship with about how they aren’t this or they aren’t that. Or you can speak…

What Kind of Employee Are You? 

Yes, it’s true—not all of us have the drive to be entrepreneurs. Some of us go to work for someone else and, in its own way, is an honor to be a part of a team that supports the mission and vision of an employer you believe is worth working for. But what happens when…

It’s Not Your Past He’s After…

“The attacks on your life have more to do with who you might be in the future than who you have been in the past.” – Lisa Bevere I have a past–you have a past. Broken dreams, shattered hopes, failed attempts…Too many of us disqualify ourselves before we even start because of problems that seem…