How Having a Chronic Illness can Make it Hard to See Your Worth

How Having a Chronic Illness can Make it Hard to See Your Worth

Can I have a moment of honesty with you?  I hate talking about my chronic illness. It frustrates me to openly talk about how hard having a chronic illness is (for many different reasons). However, I am continually learning how important it is to talk about our struggles. When we don’t, we not only isolate [...]

Chocolate Filled Calendars, Candles, and Expectantly Waiting.

Chocolate Filled Calendars, Candles, and Expectantly Waiting.

Ah yes, Advent—the time of the year you get 25 days to eat tiny chocolates out of a cardboard calendar. And/or, if you attend church then the time of year that your church begins lighting candles the four Sundays leading up to Christmas. Both the chocolate calendars and the lighting of the candles are heavily [...]