New House, New Beginnings

I still cannot believe that we purchased a house. It’s been about 6 months since we first moved into our new home and I’m still baffled by everything that has happened. When we first heard about this house, I had recently quit my job and wasn’t sure if I wanted to go back to work. … Continue reading New House, New Beginnings


A Touch of Flourish Etsy Shop

Today I want to share some thoughts I’ve had about selling handmade items for profit. If you’re not familiar with a website called Etsy, go and check it out when you have a chance. I love that website because you can tell that every seller puts time and effort into what they make and sell. … Continue reading A Touch of Flourish Etsy Shop

Hoping For Good News

I’ve been thinking a lot about whether or not I’ll be asked to come in for an interview this month and what it could mean for my dream of becoming a counselor. If I receive an email letting me know that I’ve been selected for an interview, I’ll have a very good shot at being … Continue reading Hoping For Good News

The Power of Empathy Today, I want to talk about the importance of empathy. This is something I've wanted to talk about for the past year because it has really struck a nerve since my mother-in-law's passing. In this post, I'm referring to empathy in meaningful relationships. Obviously, empathy is used in a lot of professions but I … Continue reading The Power of Empathy