General, Inspirational

In Pursuit of An Authentic Life

On my quest to discover ways to live my life more authentically—to use my God-given gifts and talents more wisely, and to incorporate my passions and the desires of my heart more seamlessly into the fabric of my everyday life—I came across the book, Something More: Excavating Your Authentic Self by Sarah Ban Breathnach. On the page titled Our Authentic…

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General, Inspirational

Raising Them Up

To say it’s been a while since my last blog post would be an extreme understatement! But as I continue to bask in the warmth of motherhood after my amazing Mother’s Day yesterday, I wanted to reflect on the actual job of motherhood: raising our children. It’s truly amazing to see the growth and development of our kids! We do…

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Exercise, Food, General, Health & Wellness, Inspirational

Guest Appearance on Taboo Talk with Lady Charmaine Day on BlogTalkRadio

Tomorrow (Wednesday, May 15, 2013) from 2-3 p.m. eastern standard time, I’ll be a guest on Taboo Talk, a Christian talk show featuring ordained Pastor, Wife, Publisher, Author and Radio Host, Lady Charmaine Day. The show, which is syndicated and appears on BlogTalkRadio, YouTube and Itunes, features insightful commentary from Lady Charmaine Day on a variety of topics. It airs…

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Food, General

Eating Around Austin: Uchi

I really enjoy eating great food, trying new restaurants and sampling a variety of cuisines! My family doesn’t always share the same diverse food palate or level of experimentation as I, so I have no qualms about going out on food adventures by myself. This was the case during my recent outing to the Austin culinary hot spot, Uchi. Uchi…

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General, Music

New Music: Flight

I made this song a while ago, while delving into the use of music software. Once I finished the music and sat down to write lyrics, a funny thing happened… the song decided it wanted to be an instrumental recording.  🙂 As I listened to the song, I enjoyed the music on its own and the lyrics were getting in…

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Exercise, Food, General, Health & Wellness

Working It Out

This is a blast-from-the-past blog re-post from my first blog, Words of Wellness. These tips still hold true, so I figured I’d share them once again! I enjoy watching a show on Fine Living Network called “Bulging Brides.” At the start of the show, the brides-to-be are lamenting the fact that they are unable to fit into their wedding gowns…

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