31 days blog series

Make New Friends

I did not have the greatest experience as a girl scout. My troop wasn’t super exciting. Basically, all we did were crafts and went to a Jamboree once. The only thing I remember vividly is the little song we sang: “Make new friends, but keep the old; one is silver and the other gold.” Now…

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Kind and Friendly People

I’ve had two very specific things happen recently that have made me realize how ungracious I can be. Living south of the Mason-Dixon line has highlighted just how unfriendly the people from my New England home can be. Just over a week ago, I was driving at night when someone pulled up next to me…

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Grace Is Everywhere

I was really stuck tonight. I had no clue what to write. I thought about ignoring it and skipping the day all together. So, I did what I always do when I need a little inspiration: explore Pinterest. [source] This hit me pretty hard. So often, I’m liable to clump everything in life together. I…

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Ungrace

We live in a world if ungrace. It seems like some people are looking for opportunities to stomp all over you instead of offering extravagant gifts like patience, kindness, or a smile. I experienced this when we stopped by my favorite bagel place for breakfast (and their incredible Chai Tea Latte). I had a coupon…

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