If you allow people to make more withdrawals than deposits in your life, you will be out of balance and in the negative. Know when to close the account. – Christine Williams Life is all about the “KNOW”. We all want to know everything about everything. However, knowing when to let go is a subjectContinue reading “The Courage To Let Go”
Author Archives: Lacie
I’m too busy working on my own grass to notice if yours is greener.
Life is a constant battle of trying to please everyone in our life. We try to please family, friends, employers and the list goes on. But why, why do we try to please everyone? Instead why don’t we try to make the people in our lives accept us for who we are? We live inContinue reading “I’m too busy working on my own grass to notice if yours is greener.”
Every person you meet is fighting a battle that you do not know about. We all carry around different burdens and hurt that we do not allow the world to see. How many times have you been sitting somewhere and see someone with a gloomy look on their face and you wonder what is goingContinue reading “Southern Compassion”
Everyone grows up looking for the perfect “fairy tale ending.” We all want the perfect wife, husband, children, job, family, and so much more. But how many of us have stopped and realized life is not always going to be perfect. There are going to be upsets and set backs but we have to lookContinue reading “Perfect Imperfection”
Once you control your mind, you can control your body.
Cry as hard as you want. But make sure that when you stop crying, you never cry for the same reason again. Life can be so difficult, relationships can be challenging, jobs can bring us down, but why do we let it control who we are? Only we have the ability to control our mindsContinue reading “Once you control your mind, you can control your body.”
The Year Is Yours. What Will You Do With It?
Today I close the door to the past, open the door to the future, take a deep breath and step on through to start the next chapter in my life. My life has been so full of blessings this year. I met the man of my dreams a year ago, married him in June, graduatedContinue reading “The Year Is Yours. What Will You Do With It?”
I’d rather be a Proverbs 31 Woman than a Victoria’s Secret Model.
I think that, now more than ever the younger generation needs good positive role models. My parents always said, “You are the books you read and the people you surround yourself with”. How true is this statement? I have always had women in my life that I classify as my role models. But I neverContinue reading “I’d rather be a Proverbs 31 Woman than a Victoria’s Secret Model.”
Great Things Never Came From “Comfort Zones”.
Making a big life change is scary. But, know what’s even scarier? Regret. In 28 days I will move 14 hours away from everything I have ever known. I will leave behind my family, friends, co-workers, church family, and routines. I have a comfort zone in Valdosta that I am about to step outside of.Continue reading “Great Things Never Came From “Comfort Zones”.”
Battles of Negativity
We all get caught up in the cloud of life. Everyone goes through obstacles and experience unfortunate situations. But have you ever experienced that one person who is negative all the time? I like to call them “fun suckers”. Nothing is ever good enough, fun enough, or big enough for them. No matter how good life isContinue reading “Battles of Negativity”
The Beauty Queen and The Abuser
Women who compete in pageants are often times held to different standards. By this I mean most are considered role models. The way they dress, fix their hair, speak, and relationships. I am a huge advocate for abuse in relationships. No woman or man should have to be put through any kind of abuse; emotionalContinue reading “The Beauty Queen and The Abuser”