January 1 – Following Through with Baby Steps

January 1 – Following Through with Baby Steps

2:1 – Following Through with Baby Steps #faithbites #faithjourney baby Happy New Year everyone. Some say a new year, a new you. Others say this is a new book with 365 chapters for you to write. Still, others say, it’s just another day. I look at the new year in the same way, I’m trying to look at everything else: […]

December 7 – Suck It Up Daddycup

December 7 – Suck It Up Daddycup

341 – Suck It Up Daddycup #faithbites #faithjourney suck We all deal with pain and suffering. Some more than others. Looking at the pain I have experienced in my life and compare it to others. I am so blessed that I haven’t had the suffering that others have had. I know that others probably look at my life and some think […]

November 17 – Write it Down and Hit Save

November 17 – Write it Down and Hit Save

320 – Write it Down and Hit Save #faithbites #faithjourney #RoadtoEdD Write Today was another writing day on the #RoadtoEdD. Lots of searching, writing, and revising. When I was finished for the day, I wrote about the journey and was told to make sure I saved it and saved it in multiple places. Luckily I had already done that. I don’t […]

October 15 – If You Can’t Teach, Can You Facilitate?

October 15 – If You Can’t Teach, Can You Facilitate?

288 – If You Can’t Teach, Can You Facilitate? #faithbites #faithjourney facilitate If you asked me a year ago if I’d be teaching in a medical school, I would tell you no way. I’m not a doctor, nor do I have enough training as a basic scientist to teach them anything related to the curriculum. Yet, today, I had my first […]

August 24 – Trash Compactor: The Walls Are Closing In

August 24 – Trash Compactor: The Walls Are Closing In

236 – Trash Compactor: The Walls Are Closing In #faithbites #faithjourney walls One of the most famous scenes in Star Wars, is Luke, Han, and Chewey trying to rescue Leia from the Death Star. During the escape, they wind up in the trash compactor compartment. There is all kinds of junk in there, a monster, and a locked door. Outside of […]

August 14 – A New School Year, A Clean Slate

August 14 – A New School Year, A Clean Slate

226 – A New School Year, A Clean Slate #faithbites #faithjourney slate Tonight, we went to registration night for my eldest. We reconnected with old friends, met her teacher, signed up for activities, and had a good time. All the teachers, students, and parents were excited for the new year. Then you feel the energy in the school. So many […]

June 22 – Repetition: Again and Again

June 22 – Repetition: Again and Again

#173of365 #FaithBites #FaithJourney #Repetition Repetition: Again and Again Wake up. Bathroom. Shower. Shave. Dress. Eat. Get Kids Ready. Work. Eat. Work. Home. Rinse and repeat. Like is filled with repetition. We do things over and over again for two main reasons. One is that it is easy to remember what to do next and two, it provides a sense of […]

June 11 – Do you hear the words coming out of my mouth

June 11 – Do you hear the words coming out of my mouth

#162of365 #FaithBites #FaithJourney Do you hear the words coming out of my mouth? Language is a powerful thing. It lets us convey our thoughts, feelings, dreams, desires, believes, wishes, and more. It helps connect us to the past and to the future. It is immensely powerful when used well and when not understood, it can lead to miscommunications that can […]

May 28 – Nature is Amazing

May 28 – Nature is Amazing

#148of365 #FaithBites #FaithJourney Nature is Amazing Have you ever taken the time to really look at nature? Nature is amazing. Nature is powerful. Nature is breathtaking. Nature is awe-inspiring. Nature is vast. Nature provides for us. Nature is everywhere. As is our memorial day tradition, we went to the pools. It was hot hot hot. The weather channel wasn’t calling […]