#ThoughtofThanks // My list of weekly joys

Congratulations! You’ve made it through another week of this new quarantine life. I pray this blog finds you well and with a heart of praise on this Good Friday. Although Easter 2020 will be a stark contrast to the Easter’s of years past, I believe it will be a day that we never forget. Remember: no virus can steal your salvation. No pandemic changes what … Continue reading #ThoughtofThanks // My list of weekly joys

#ThoughtofThanks is back! A focus on gratitude in the midst of the COVID19 pandemic

When a global pandemic threatens to still our joy, what should we do? Although the Coronavirus poses a threat to our peace, health, sanity and joy now is the perfect time to center our hearts on gratitude. I’ve remained quiet the last two weeks. Observing, pondering, praying and meditating upon what this pandemic means for me personally and on a global level. For the first … Continue reading #ThoughtofThanks is back! A focus on gratitude in the midst of the COVID19 pandemic

Check me out on Youtube! // Fun shoot with Mack Lee Photo

Do you have any friendship that you just know were specially designed by God himself? I do! And one of my special “God-friends” is Mackenzie πŸ™‚ All of the professional photos that I feature on Still Waters (minus our engagement/wedding pictures) are taken by my generous, loving, talented friend & sister in Christ, Mackenzie. Mackenzie is the beautiful face behind the camera of Mack Lee … Continue reading Check me out on Youtube! // Fun shoot with Mack Lee Photo

“Come play with me,” says the Holy Spirit // Lessons from the snow

**Beautiful cover picture taken by my talented friend, Mackenzie Farris, owner of Mackenzie Lee Photography. We got a generous hit of snow & ice this week in the Bluegrass State. Of course Tyler hasn’t missed a beat of work (#taxseason) but for me the winter weather ushered in a week of complete rest, a silent house, &  hunger for the Spirit. I’ve loved the quiet … Continue reading “Come play with me,” says the Holy Spirit // Lessons from the snow

#ThoughtofThanks: April roundup + the start of MayΒ 

It’s been awhile since I’ve shared a #ThoughtofThanks post…maybe I’ve been too busy having fun?  Honestly, April was such a fun month! Overall I’m making strides that are actually big in the scheme of my health progress & am finally starting to feel better again. Prayers for this to continue!  Let’s take a look back at the last month & all the special, memorable moments that … Continue reading #ThoughtofThanks: April roundup + the start of MayΒ 

I made a podcast! What this means + How you can listenΒ 

Last Friday I did something a little crazy… I recorded my first podcast. A few hours later, I recorded my second.   I downloaded a free podcast app & set up Still Waters Blog Podcast. I continued recording over the next few days & by Tuesday decided to submit it to iTunes for approval.   The process was supposed to take 3-10 days. Instead, it … Continue reading I made a podcast! What this means + How you can listenΒ 

Our Christmas party in picturesΒ 

My heart is incredibly grateful, thankful, joyful & all the other “fulls” for last night! I wanted to get lots of our friends together to celebrate the season since this will be our last chance to do something really fun for a while.  (No clue what I’m talking about? You can read about my upcoming surgery here.) The night exceeded my expectations. Over 20 of … Continue reading Our Christmas party in picturesΒ