Embracing the Smoke

“Eventually, the time comes when you mourn the comfort you felt in the chaos of the fire. You embrace the smoke and you rise up into your purpose.” JessicaLynn This post is slightly different. I had intended to write everything out into an official post, but I have struggled since the day I recorded thisContinue reading “Embracing the Smoke”

Owning your story

Some time ago I came across this quote: “You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them, they should have behaved better.” Immediately after seeing that post I felt empowered like “O YEAH!!!!!” I continued to reflect on this quote and my heart began toContinue reading “Owning your story”

When the fire consumes…

**TRIGGER WARNING** This will be the first post I am going to begin with a warning. I realize the information you will read below may be frightening or concerning for many people. You may wonder why I am willing to share these stories publicly or even why. So in a brief sentence I will explainContinue reading “When the fire consumes…”

You are the light

Every year for each 5th grade class the amazing school our children attend plan a three day camping trip for the class. It is understandably the highlight of their 5th grade year. The camping trip consist of spending time with amazing teachers, a few lucky parents and all of their classmates in nature. There areContinue reading “You are the light”