Friendships & A Barefoot Hippie Girl

Today I’m over at Fancy Little Things sharing another post from the Friendship Series dealing with Hurts and Disappointments. I hope you’ll hop on over and join the conversation today! Before you go read the article, I want you to meet one of my sponsors this month.  You see, my sponsors help me pay for the expenses I take on with writing here at Geeky & Sassy.  The internet, hosting and design ad up.  These lovely writers and shops choose {Read More}

Love At All

“To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements. Lock it up safe in the casket or coffin of your selfishness. But in that casket, safe, dark, motionless, airless, it will change. It will not be broken; {Read More}

“Get Over Yourself” & Sponsor Lovelies!

Before I introduce you to two lovely ladies I wanted to let you in on a few things – 1 – I’m over at Better Life Bags sharing another post in my Friendship Series – “Get Over Yourself” 2 – Are you still reading through Matthew (part of the Illuminate Challenge?)  I’ll share a bit this week on what I’m learning. 3 – Lightning struck on Saturday and sadly fried a few electronics in our home.  We’re talking our tv, {Read More}

You Too?

“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: “What! You too? I thought I was the only one.”  – C.S. Lewis

The Real You…. Friendship Series

Be Authentic – the real you.  Not the 20 year reunion I’m trying to impress and make you all think I have it all together you….but the you your family sees.   More often than not I’ve found that moms are self-concious of their housekeeping or parenting.  My kids are never perfect.  As I type this the breakfast dishes sit in the sink and it’s lunchtime.  Yesterday’s laundry hides behind a bin of clothes to be sold in a garage {Read More}

Let’s Get Together!

We all hear the phrase: We should get together sometime! Relaxing in bed the other night my husband and I began to chat about how often this phrase is used. We all say it. We all hear it. The question is do we really mean it?  In our generation it seems like it’s just a way to say goodbye.  A tagline at the end of the conversation followed with a “Yeah, definitely!  Call me.” Head over to  A Crisp Life to read {Read More}

Illuminate Challenge in Romans: Friendships

If you’re new here, check out what the Illuminate Challenge is all about above in the menu bar. I couldn’t help but pray through the verses in Romans chapter 12.  They are making a huge impression in my mind and heart.  What does it mean to be a friend?  This is something I’m taking on in a new “Friendship Series” where I’ll share what I’ve been learning and challenged in. Romans 12:9-17 9 Love must be honest and true. Hate what {Read More}