Tag Archives: Inspiration

Behind the Scenes as an Extra for #JustLetGoMovie

What was it like being an extra on the set of Just Let Go?  (Read more about the movie and worldwide premiere on September 28 here) Definitely a bucket list experience and I am thrilled that I was able to share it with my daughter. The best advice I can give to someone wanting to be an extra is this: be ready when they need you and be precise at following directions. Your time as an extra is repetitive, but  oh so worth it if you enjoy watching the film process. I was enthralled with everything Read more [...]

Behind the Scenes of Just Let Go #JustLetGoMovie

This post contains affiliate links. I signed on as an extra, but left the movie set as a renewed believer in the life-changing power of forgiveness.  Just Let Go is a real-life story brought to the big screen that will pull at your heart strings and make you think twice about what it truly means to forgive. This is the achingly real and inspirational story of Chris Williams and his family. These are his words: "On Feb 9th, 2007 my family was hit by a drunk teenage driver killing my wife Read more [...]

52 Weeks to Fortify Your Family + Giveaway!

Is your life as crazy-busy-run from one lesson/meeting/event to the next as mine? I was talking to Nicole Carpenter, creator of MOMentity, about how I feel like I am putting out fires in my life instead of  building my dream life. I jump from one crisis to the next maintaining our family life, but never quite creating the life I want for my family. Sound familiar to anyone? So how do  we move from maintaining to creating? One way I have learned is through meaningful traditions and family Read more [...]

I am Brave and Beautiful

I am Brave and Beautiful - a beauty movement that is sweeping the globe. Colbie Caillat started it with her recent song and video called TRY. My blogging friend Megan of Brassy Apple wanted to push this movement along and invited women from all over to share what they looked like without make up and I joined in!! Colbie's song says, "Take your make up off. Let your hair down... Look into the mirror at yourself, Do you like you? Cause I like you... " Megan and her friend Cobi of Peacefrom6pieces Read more [...]