The Anxious Introvert Series

Goodbye Pickett! The Extraordinary Life of a Guinea Pig and Her Owner

Just over a week ago, I said goodbye to one of my little Guinea Pigs for the last time. Pickett had been mysteriously losing weight over the course of a few weeks, and when I took her into the vet, they did an x-ray and found that she had a tumor spreading through her chest… Continue reading Goodbye Pickett! The Extraordinary Life of a Guinea Pig and Her Owner

productivity, self-care

A Short Post on Productivity – For Those Who REALLY Don’t Want to Do Anything Today

I do not want to write this post. I DO NOT WANT TO WRITE THIS POST. I. DO NOT. WANT. TO WRITE. THIS POST. PERIOD. As I sat down to write this post, this was the only thing going through my mind. Don't get me wrong - I absolutely love writing. But some days, I… Continue reading A Short Post on Productivity – For Those Who REALLY Don’t Want to Do Anything Today

Christian, Inspiration, The Anxious Introvert Series

Faith, Family, and Fear: Redefining the Mission Field During COVID-19

No church. No worship. No fellowship, gatherings, celebrations, ministries and evangelizing. Nothing. For just about everyone, the Christian mission field has been devastated by the pandemic. If we can't go out into the world, how are we supposed to reach the people who live in it? If we can't fellowship with other believers, how are… Continue reading Faith, Family, and Fear: Redefining the Mission Field During COVID-19

Entertainment, productivity, self-care

7 Things to Do on A Rainy Day

It's springtime, which means on top of everything blooming and turning green (yay, allergies!) it's also that time of the year where the rains come down...and down...and down... While a lot of us may want to go outside and enjoy the spring season, sometimes the weather doesn't permit any such excursions - in which case,… Continue reading 7 Things to Do on A Rainy Day

Christian, Inspiration, mental health, self-care, The Anxious Introvert Series

Sensitive Communication with Insensitive People: A Guide

One of the things I struggle with on a daily basis is the fact that while I may be an extremely sensitive person, a lot of the people I encounter on a daily basis are not. This doesn't mean that they are rude or mean or even careless - it just means that our standards… Continue reading Sensitive Communication with Insensitive People: A Guide