When Your Best Friend Gets Married

My best friend got engaged.  We knew it was coming but then again we didn’t.  We talked about the possibilities and played out the scenarios but nothing makes it real until it really happens.  Well it really happened. And all of a sudden, memories of our shared singlehood flash across my minds’ eye. Like that… Continue reading When Your Best Friend Gets Married

Getting Older

  People have been asking me what I’m planning for the big 3-4.  I honestly have no plans.  My emotions have been up and down (ok, mostly down) about the upcoming event and I don’t know how I will feel when it gets here.  Will I have a series of bursts of energy and strength… Continue reading Getting Older

God Wants Isaac

Father and son

Yesterday I had a book event. It was my first event with the new book How To Overcome Heartbreak: Stories That Heal. Unfortunately I didn’t sell as many books as I wanted. I know my mom was a little discouraged by that, but God has taught me an entrepreneur does not just look at the… Continue reading God Wants Isaac

Not A Good Match

I remember the last relationship I was in, God kept telling me “No”.  At one point around this time I was doing laundry and found a mismatched pair of socks.  The socks looked so similar to each other but they were not exact.  I felt He was using it as a picture to show me… Continue reading Not A Good Match

Blog Series: Encouragement From Marrieds to Singles (Kandis Taylor)

Hi guys!  The following interview is our final interview for this blog series “Encouragement From Marrieds to Singles”.  Enjoy!!!   Me: How long were you single? Kandis: I was single for about a year before I met my husband. We met when I was 25 years old and he was 27. We married 4 years later.… Continue reading Blog Series: Encouragement From Marrieds to Singles (Kandis Taylor)

Blog Series: Encouragement From Marrieds To Singles (Kelly Evans)

Me: How long were you single? Kelly: I got married when I was 34, so 34 years! Me: When you think back on your time of singleness what is one word you would use to describe that time and why? Kelly: One word: mine. I want to say “adventurous” because I did enjoy being on… Continue reading Blog Series: Encouragement From Marrieds To Singles (Kelly Evans)

Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Tierra Moore)

Me: How long were you single? Tierra: 6 years (from my last serious relationship to the time I married). Me: When you think back on your time of singleness what is one word you would use to describe that time and why? Tierra: Radical!  Because my encounters with God were so extraordinary, I was wrapped… Continue reading Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Tierra Moore)

Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Jennifer Branch)

Me: When looking back on your time of singleness what would you do differently now that you are married? Jennifer: I would look to be single for God. To live purposefully as a single person. Me: What life lessons have you learned from being married that could help singles in their season?  How can we prepare… Continue reading Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Jennifer Branch)

Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Gretchen Anderson)

Me: How long were you single? Gretchen: 40 years Me: When you think back on your time of singleness what is one word you would use to describe that time and why? Gretchen: RICH. For me, I lived each day in the moment and I was never one to pine for a husband. I always… Continue reading Blog Series: Encouragement from Marrieds to Singles (Gretchen Anderson)