Posts by Danica

When a door closes on your dreams

When a door closes on your dreams

Pin ItI’ve been working hard to make the dream home I found at the end of last year a reality. Unfortunately, we received bad news. We were outbid on the house we wanted. To say I was heartbroken to come so close to my dreams, only to have it fall apart was an understatement. It was pretty devastating. Even my husband, who is not known for his demonstration of emotion, was...

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Letting God in on your dreams

Letting God in on your dreams

Pin ItI just got done taking a bath and reading a book. This may well be the first book I’ve actually read this year. Sometimes I get so single minded in pursuing my dreams that I have a tendency to forget to slow down and take time for me. Yes, I have a lot of work to do before our house hits the market on Thursday. But I also have to remember that part of pursuing a dream is...

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My Dream Home… Maybe!

My Dream Home… Maybe!

Pin ItWhen I sat down to do my 2015 goal planning and dreaming, an unexpected event interrupted my plans. I found a listing for my almost dream home. I say almost, because the house itself is a bit of a fixer upper. Um, okay, it’s A LOT of a fixer upper. But the location (and view!) is amazing! The catch is, we have to sell our house first. And that house still has to be...

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December Thanksgiving Art Journal Challenge Day 31

December Thanksgiving Art Journal Challenge Day 31

Pin ItWe did it!! Thirty one days of getting our art journal on! I am having a celebration over here, let me tell you! I have really needed this creative jumpstart in my life, and I’m SO THANKFUL that I did this challenge. Having a creative outlet gives me a way of dealing with all the crazy in my world, and trust me, it has been CRA-ZY. Add on being thankful, and you know,...

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December Thanksgiving Art Journal Challenge Day 30

December Thanksgiving Art Journal Challenge Day 30

Pin ItHere we are at today’s art journal challenge, and this is where I realized that my originality was flagging. I started drawing a dollar bill to symbolize the money in my wallet, and then I remembered I’d already drawn a dollar bill. But you know, it’s not about being the most creative or original, and my picture still ended up being different. So if you think...

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