Hi, This Is My Letter To You.

Hi, This Is My Letter To You.

  April 2015 Hi, I am so excited to share with you what has been happening in my life for the past couple years. I have been working as the Riding Manager at Alberta Pioneer Camp since 2012 and have had the joy in seeing not only my life change, but the lives of campers … Continue reading

So I Named Him Finch.

So I Named Him Finch.

For me visual reminders are powerful, They become sort of like tattoos. They become imprinted into my mind and heart, The more I see them, the more I am reminded of the beauty they behold. That is why I name my animals, For every time I see them, Work with them, Or enjoy their companionship, … Continue reading

The Thing About Time.

The Thing About Time.

It hasn’t always clicked like it has until recently, But the thing about time, Is we waste it. I’ve heard time and time again that time is running out, But even with that, We rush around, busy ourselves, trying to fill each moment of it, And in the midst of all that chaos, We actually … Continue reading

Love is Hard.

Love is Hard.

When I think about love, It’s almost as if I can hear the birds chirping, A sweet warm breeze blowing, And the fragrance of flowers permeating everything. But then reality kicks in, And I realize love is hard. Love isn’t just romance. It’s actually far far far more than that. Love isn’t simply loving our … Continue reading

Four Things My Dog Taught Me.

Four Things My Dog Taught Me.

In the past year and a half, I’ve had the beautiful privilege to own two dogs. Kid and Mud have taught me some pretty hard lessons, But also wonderful ones, And all in all, they are all lovely. I am thankful for each day I have with him, Each day I wake up and get … Continue reading

The Best Advice My Mom Gave Me.

The Best Advice My Mom Gave Me.

I have never forgotten this simple thing my mom told me years back, It was about love. And since then, Along with other books and life experience, I have come to see the profound truth it holds. Are you ready for this? Love is a choice. Love is a choice we make over and over … Continue reading

Pressing Through Discomfort

Pressing Through Discomfort

The water rushed past, As I stood nervously at the bank. My horse moving back and forth as I uneasily tried looking around for a good place to urge her down into the water from. The river wasn’t deep, But the way it was moving could of fooled me. I looked past the river at … Continue reading

The Truth About Honesty

The Truth About Honesty

Many of us shy away from being real, From showing up and letting ourselves be seen. And I mean our true selves, The pieces that are full of insecurities, Of flaws, Of doubts, Of hurt, Or remorse. Our true selves that we try to cover up by putting on a smile, Saying we are fine, … Continue reading

Starting Over.

Starting Over.

It’s something we try to avoid. We hold onto things longer than we should, We don’t want to let go of the things that are draining us, We avoid change like the plague. We try to remain where we are, In fact, We try to keep others in our lives, even if they shouldn’t be. … Continue reading

You Got This.

You Got This.

  In the midst of adversity, In troubles, In hardships, Life gets hard. And in the midst of all those things, It down right sucks. To put it honestly. It hurts, It aches, There is resentment, There is anger, There’s a lack of understanding, There are unanswered questions, And our vision begins to narrow. I … Continue reading