24 Free Inspirational Quote Graphics + A Peek Inside My Instagram Growth Strategy

  I have a special treat for you today. Over the past year, I’ve been working hard to grow my community over on Instagram. This photo-driven social media platform is quickly becoming one of my favorite places to hang out. Although I love to share lots of real-life photos on Instagram, my primary goal is to be a…

Rooted in Faith: Embracing the 4-Fold Christian Life {Plus $100 T-shirt Bundle Giveaway}

My husband and I are  opposites. I am outspoken, he is reserved. I am a dreamer, he is realistic. I am driven, he is laid-back. I’ll never forget the friction these differences triggered early in our marriage. Finding your other half is exhilarating; learning to live with your other half is exhausting. [Tweet “Finding your…

How I Got My MOJO Back +10 Must-Read Books for Aspiring Authors

Last November my husband had the audacity to look me square in the face and say, “Sarah, this whole book-writing process has really messed with your mojo.” {Mojo: a power that may seem magical and that allows someone to be very effective or successful} My measured response through gritted teeth was, “Really. Lost my mojo,…

When You are Tempted to Overbloom + 3-minute Video Illustration

I love it when my “everyday romantic” surprises me with flowers. This time the blooms are a refreshing mixture of vibrant tulips. I create a hodgepodge of floral arrangements – mason jars overflowing with inspiration – to set around my house and keep the winter blues at bay. I am especially captivated by a single…

God is Working While We Are Waiting {You Are Free Book Review}

I ask you to think of today’s post as a duet—two distinct voices harmonizing within a melodious freedom message. I compiled a selection of my favorite quotes from Rebekah Lyons’ new book, You Are Free, and wove them into my own freedom story. The style of our music is call and response. Rebekah’s words (in italics)…

An Invitation to Fall in Love with Psalm 119 + Free Online Bible Study

The book of Psalms is my favorite place to go when I need a quick pick-me-up, but I rarely spend much time digging beneath the surface, searching for the treasure within. The sheer length of Psalm 119 has always deterred me from lingering on its pages. I’m just looking for a quick-fix, remember? But then,…