My blog turned a year old yesterday. This year hasn’t happened quite the way I planned, but that’s life, isn’t it? This time last year if you would have asked where I saw myself in a year, I would have described something completely different than where I am today. I planned to have published two or more posts a month on this blog. I would have just graduated in September, maybe even attending my college’s commencement ceremony in New Jersey. I would have a regular babysitting or nanny job(s) with a consistent and reliable source of income that I could use to start my baking business. I would even have began selling decorated cakes and cupcakes for birthday parties and other events. Continue reading
I can’t start a list of blessings I received without beginning with salvation. I am so thankful that Jesus came down to earth and died on the cross for my sins, giving me the opportunity to spend eternity in Heaven with Him. He thought enough of a little girl to place people and situations in her life that would help her understand and accept His saving grace at a young age. I don’t know where I would be without salvation because I haven’t had to live long without it. All I know is that Christ is the only reason I am where and who I am today.
Ever feel like the weight of the whole world has fallen on your shoulders?
No matter what you do to lift the load, something else falls into its place.
I’ve felt like that lately. Between my personal obligations, school, family, church, and trying to maintain a social life, it feels as if there is no end to my long to do list. I can see that light at the end of the tunnel but no matter how hard I try, I can’t quite reach it. Continue reading