Reflecting on the Year

I hope you all had a very blessed Thanksgiving! My husband Jeff and I were having a conversation a couple of weeks ago and I asked him…”When you think back on this year, what do you think? How do you feel?” He proceeded to tell me that the year has felt like a whirlwind. After…

Day 11 Be Intentional – Gratitude

Choose an attitude of gratitude… Attitude is defined as “a settled way of thinking or feeling about someone or something, typically one that is reflected in a person’s behavior.” Gratitude is defined as “the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return the kindness.” Unfortunately, in life, we do have to…

A True Gift

Gratitude without expressing it is like having a present and not opening it.   ~William Arthur Ward When I began Gitz ‘n Jo this year, my vision and purpose were to continue the ministry/discipleship that Sara began in 2008 with her blog Gitzengirl.  To continue to bring perspective and thoughts to others on how to…

Brave

Brave: Endure or face pain without showing fear. Yesterday was the fourth of the first set of a series of two types of chemo treatments that I had to go through…and I didn’t feel brave. I was afraid. Tears flowed as they began the IV to inject me once again with a chemo drug that…