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Rest For Your Younger Self: Day 5 (21 Days of Rest: Finding Spiritual Whitespace)

By On June 5, 2014

People say I look young. I tell them it’s my Asian genes. We always look like we just got out of college. But inside, I have felt old. That’s what the happens… Read More

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Rest Isn’t A Waste of Time: Day 4 {poeima} 21 Days of Rest Finding Spiritual Whitespace

By On June 4, 2014

A waste of time. It seems driving our kids to and from school – putting miles to do multiple grocery runs – or going to the dentist for a cleaning never falls into… Read More

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I’m Releasing My Story Today! {finding spiritual whitespace Book Launch Giveaway}

By On June 3, 2014

I’m starting a new chapter today. There comes a time when there’s no more turning back. I don’t want to be tired anymore. I don’t want to feel worn or weary — inside — even… Read More

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Why It’s Not Selfish To Rest: Day 2 {quiet} 21 Days of Rest: Finding Spiritual Whitespace

By On June 2, 2014

Sometimes it feels wrong to think about yourself. Isn’t it selfish to focus on what you want or need, when there is a long list of more important things? Maybe we’re afraid… Read More

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{confide} Let’s Live A Better Story: Day 1 {21Days Of Rest: Finding Spiritual Whitespace}

By On June 1, 2014

I don’t want to live my old story anymore. The story written by surviving stress and doing the best I can. I want to live a new story Jesus has longing for… Read More

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When You Need Rest & Space For You {Finding Spiritual Whitespace}

By On May 29, 2014

I didn’t want to get out. But Daddy swung the car door open. My parents had just divorced and Daddy took me and little sister to the toy store one Saturday morning.… Read More

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Uncover Your Story. Come Celebrate. {A Book Launch Party: Finding Spiritual Whitespace}

By On May 22, 2014

All of us long for a place to breathe. Space in our lives where we can just be me. To rediscover what it means to feel close to God. To remember what… Read More

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{first breath of peonies this summer found among the everyday ordinary of a grocery run} #spiritualwhitespace

When You’re Too Stressed to Pray: God’s TLC

By On May 20, 2014

Sometimes you run out of words. You don’t know what to say and God feels far away. Even though you know you ought to, praying feels like another check box that leaves… Read More

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When There’s No Plan B: First Crush & Soccer

By On May 15, 2014

Somethings can only happen when you find yourself unable to change your situation. It seems odd typing this.  Because I’ve always taught myself that no matter what situation I found myself in,… Read More

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what i saw walking in to pick up five-year-old Caleb from church {his prayer request for his mommy}

This Wasn’t Supposed To Happen

By On May 9, 2014

This wasn’t supposed to happen. My second son Caleb was born and I knew any hope of ever pursuing my dream to become a writer were dashed. Babies aren’t projects. They don’t… Read More

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6 Soul Espressos: Restful Promises For Every Woman on Mother’s Day

By On May 1, 2014

Mother’s Day is a complicated and beautiful day. Beautiful if you only hold perfect, unbroken memories and stories. Complicated because all of us are touched by motherhood in different ways. Even if… Read More

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we each have a story to live. it's never too late to start a new chapter. with ink written in the pages of our hearts.

Why You Should Not Write For Anyone Else {Your Story}

By On April 24, 2014

I’ve tried to write for everyone else. Except for me. I’m not talking about the book. I’m talking about my life.… Read More

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Because some days you need a double shot of faith