“…if you real…

“…if you realize how small you are and how much you need God, then you cannot fail.” -Mother Teresa   Amen!!Ā 

Life Lately, in Photos

Other than being sick last week (it’s amazing how that frees up your schedule!), January has been a busy month. Here are some photos of what I’ve been up to, if you’d like to see: I have a recurring house/dog sitting job in West Austin, with this view right across the street.   Dog-sitting Tyson…

What Gratitude Is

“To be grateful is to recognize the Love of God in everything He has given us-and He has given us everything. Every breath we draw is a gift of His love, every moment of existence is a grace, for it brings with it immense graces from Him. Gratitude therefore takes nothing for granted, is never…

Para Carlos

Quien lo hubiera pensado que hoy estamos cumpliendo un aƱo juntos despues de conocernos alguna noche en Fitzsimon’s?!? Gracias a Dios que “We found love in a hopeless place!” Quiero decir que te amo, te amo, y te amo y que nunca lo olvides!! Gracias por este aƱo y gracias por todo baby. Slainte al…

What I miss most about Ireland

A year ago today, I landed in Dublin, Ireland, and I remember that day and what I was feeling like it was yesterday! Since being back, one of the things most people ask me is what I miss most about Ireland. At the risk of sounding rude, I’m going to say that I hate that…

Open hands

“I have held many things in my hands and I have lost them all. But whatever I have placed in God’s hands, that I still possess.” -Martin Luther I know I’ve already posted this quote a couple of times in the past few months, but I keep coming back to it. Or rather, God keeps…

Family Photos

Hannah’s already gone back to school for the semester, but it was wonderful for my whole family to be together for the holidays.  

2013 in Review

2012 was full of lots of changes (looking at you, Ireland and Carlos), so I definitely expected 2013 to be a year of re-adjustment and “finding my place” in America. I tried for a few months-quit one job to take another job that I thought I would love, but ended up having to quit. Unemployed…