Rose Colored Glasses

“I wish you could see you the way that I see you.” Has anyone ever heard the expression of wearing “rose colored glasses?” It means to see things in a way as if they may be better than they truly are. With the people I love, I guarantee that my glasses are the rosiest. When…

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significance

sig·nif·i·cance /siɡˈnifikəns/ noun 1. the quality of being worthy of attention; importance. 2. the meaning to be found in words or events. This word came to mind yesterday as I looked at the scene pictured above. It’s not a sky full of stars, but a sea of cell phone flashlights shining in the darkness at the…

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my post-graduation hair cut

I wasn’t a person who loved high school, despite the fact that I immersed myself in fun activities, loved my job, and had enough good times to keep me upbeat for the most part.. I wasn’t satisfied. I wasn’t satisfied with mediocre, or sometimes happy, or attempting to fit the status quo, or feeling lonely,…

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thankfulness.

Today, as we’re gathered around the table before our Thanksgiving meal, my dad smiles and says, “I’m just so thankful that we’re all here together.” Of course, at first, you might just think its because my brothers and I all live a few hours from home, or the fact that last year one of my…

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