Silence Is My Strength

  Silence, is the best reply to a fool. – IMMAM ALI (AS) As anyone who has read my blog can till this week has been tough. I am having trouble with my self-esteem. But one thing I DO NOT struggle with at all is putting myself in the shoes of others. I may beat…

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Who Am I Anymore

“Why am I a person?” My daughter ask. “God decided that you needed to be this person, just who you are”, I answered back. “Why did He not make me a dog or a table or someone else?” “Why am I Grace?” “Because there was already plenty of sassy puppies and no table could embrace…

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Here We Go Again…

LIFE IS EITHER  A GREAT ADVENTURE OR NOTHING AT ALL. So we knew our time in Minnesota wouldn’t be long. We just had no idea how long…or how short our time would be. But the time has come for the Kelly’s to make our next move. Minnesota/North Dakota has been good to us but I…

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Perception Changes Everything

Change our minds, change our view? Change our perceptions change the way we feel about life it’s self!

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If Your Going to Remember…

LET EACH FAILURE STAND OR FALL ON IT’S OWN. THEY ARE NOT ALWAYS LINKED. “CARL LENTZ”

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If Your Going to Remember…

I am making peace with what was, what is and what will be.   I love reading. I love reading everyone blogs and the different perspective we all have on the same thing. I love seeing how we all take the ups and downs of life and make the very most of it. I love…

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To Have & To Hold

Safe In Your Arms It’s been awhile since I’ve felt protected, safe, cared for, and truly loved. I miss that comfort of knowing I have someone who is there to watch out for me, someone who has a general want to make my life better. the wind pushes & pulls me. i don’t know where…

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More Important

I am but a crumble paper on the floor… When The Weight Of Your Story Amounts to Nothing…   I just want to connect. I want to share but maybe I don’t have the story I thought I did. It means a great deal to me but I seem not to be reaching out and…

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Journey to a JOYful Life

doTEERA Essential Oils have changed/Blessed my life in the most positive way. I am so grateful! my.doterra.com/skellylou303

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Changing Your Mind

Expressing Gratitude The art of being truly Grateful. The unique ability to find the good in everything and being able to feel real joy in even the smallest of moments. It’s living a happy life with abundance to be and inspire joy, peace, love and positive light in others. It’s also very important to remember…

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Lost Not Yet Found

Lost Not Found I don’t know. I feel like I am aching for something that doesn’t exist. I am missing some apart of myself. I miss a place that I have never been but yet, I know this place well. It’s my comfort and security. It’s familiar to me somehow. I feel safe there, complete.…

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Recovering

Finding my center I know all the self-care tricks…let’s be real about this… I’ve been at this mental health game for awhile now. You know, picking myself back up after a emotion slip up. I know all the different mindful tricks in the book by now and I agree that most work. I also know…

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Empath & Our Language Power

An Unwell Mind… Unproductive, bitter, grumpy, lethargic, irritable, frustrated, disappointed, hopeless, heartbroken, paranoid, uncertain, apprehensive, concerned, discouraged, disconnected, aggravated, abandoned, utterly sad, emotionless, rejected, cranky… these are just a few of the words to describes my relentless mind/emotions in the last week. I did NOT like myself!   It’s hopeless…Everyday you wake up, pour yourself…

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The Road… Results p.3

There just comes a day when you have to decide which way you want to go and then you have to start moving. You want that day to come. It’s a good thing… and my day has came.  When all your worlds come crashing into each other… Most likely we all can relate to wanting…

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The reason why I love you…

  ***A little back story** As I started this journey, JOY on Purpose about 4 months ago, there were three things I wanted for myself. To have a peaceful mind, a JOYful spirit and a healthy body, all in hopes it would reverberate on to my people and everyone else I made contact with. I have and…

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I’m strong in my weakness

I am a faithful to person. I believe God has only plans for good over all our lives. It’s our choices and living in a sinful world that causes the pain and hurt in our lives. Then God comes in like the good parent. All we have to say is we need forgiveness. We cry…

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Blessed Chaos

Can we all stop for a minute and take a deep breath. I know the world will keep turning and time will keep ticking away but can we as people STOP for a damn minute, please? I need a quick breather. Am I the only one who feels like life has become a sprint and…

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The Road… Anxiety P.2

 What is that? The sound in the silences. That small noises that grows louder and louder. It’s becoming threatening now. I’m in danger! What is it? Why is it so overwhelming to me? This small sound that my mind has picked out of the silence. I laid quietly in my bed, peaceful and calm. But…

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The Road… today’s the day

Last night was rough. My bones hurts, my head hurt and chest was tight. Surgery day is upon us. I have been overwhelmed with fear and feeling the body aches the way I did last night sure didn’t help my mind set. Sleeping through it was the best I could do. My  dreams were more…

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