The Texas Adventure!

I moved to Dallas in 2012 to complete my dietetic internship and have been here ever since! When I was applying for internships, I had this inkling that I wanted to try living somewhere outside of Ohio, where I was born and raised. Now, I love Ohio, but I just wanted a change. While thinking about where to apply my dad told me, “Dream big!” Then when I told my parents where I planned to apply (i.e. everywhere except Ohio), he said something along the lines of, “I didn’t know you’d go that big.”

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Discipleship

If you look up the definition of “disciple” you will undoubtedly find references to Jesus Christ and his teachings. Simply put, a disciple is someone who learns from someone else – you do not have to be a part of a specific religion to be discipled. I bet you can name ten people you’ve learned from in your life that aren’t named Jesus.The point is you have and are learning from – aka being discipled by – people and things and experiences all the time. Maybe that doesn’t seem like a big deal to you. I want to argue that it is.

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Newlyweds!

I have had the hardest time starting/finishing this post, and I’m not sure why… Maybe because I’m not the world’s best wife, or as insightful as I expected to be about marriage when I jotted down the idea for this topic? Whatever the reason, it kind of boils down to – how do you succinctly and wittily (is that a word?) summarize a big change in your life? I'm gonna do my best, but por favor cut me some slack, ok?

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