Yoda Was Wrong: Here’s Why

“Try not! Do, or do not… There is no try.” —Master Yoda If you’re not familiar with the movie The Empire Strikes Back, check out this quick clip (it’s less than five minutes) before you continue reading. Actually, even if you are familiar with the scene, humor me and re-watch it so you’ll know where I’m…

Kaci’s Currents {October 2017}

Doing something a little different for this Kaci’s Currents and sharing some things that impacted me from around the web this past month! Not sure what is going on? I know it has been a while since my last Kaci’s Currents post. Let me catch you up to speed! Kaci’s Currents are mini recap posts…

Life Questions {Q&A}

I was recently given the honor of participating in a project for a friend and coworker. He sent me a list of questions that several individuals will also be answering. They took me some time to complete as I wanted to answer them honestly and thoroughly. I’m an over-analyzer—in case this isn’t already obvious! Anyway, after…

Overcoming Fear By Stepping Into It

A while back, I posted this quote on Instagram. The quote came from Lori Harder (@loriharder) via her amazing podcast Earn Your Happy! I’ve been binge listening since one of my Best of You mentor-ship sisters Emily Gough (@nutritiouslyemily) recommend it! It’s all about creating your best life and best self. Definitely check it out if you…

S.O.A.P. Notes #5 {Galatians 6:8-9}

Time for another SOAP Notes devotional! If you aren’t sure what I am referencing, see this post for a full explanation of this series! Today’s key verse is Galatians 6:8-9 S: For he who sows to his own flesh (his lower nature, sensuality, his sinful capacity, his worldliness, his disgraceful impulses) will from the flesh reap…

On Connecting With Those Around Us

I posted this picture the other day on my Instagram and on my Facebook page along with my ramblings. I honestly didn’t think that the thoughts I added to the photo caption would have such an impact, and was surprised by the number of people who read, liked, and commented. Sometimes I wonder how may…

S.O.A.P. Notes #3 {Ephesians 3:20}

Time for another SOAP Notes devotional! If you aren’t sure what I am referencing, see this post for a full explanation of this series!   Today’s key verse is Ephesians 3:20 S: [He] is able to [carry out His purpose and] do superabundantly more than all that we dare ask or think to imagine [infinitely beyond our…

S.O.A.P. Notes #2 {Hebrews 3:13}

Time for another SOAP Notes devotional! If you aren’t sure what I am referencing, see this post for a full explanation of this series! Today’s key verse is Hebrews 3:13 S: Encourage one another daily so that none of you is hardened (becomes insensitive to God) by sin’s deception [its cleverness, delusive glamour, and sophistication]….

Mother’s Day: An Open Thank You Letter to My Mom

In honor of Mother’s Day, I’m dedicating a blog post to just one reader. I’m sure the other 3 of you *ahem* rest of you will understand. 😉   Mommy Lady, Between work, being a wife, and attempting to do my best at being an adult, I don’t get to spend as much time with you as we both…

Falling in Love With The Process {ToL}

I love this quote by Jim Kwik. It is so loaded! You can listen to the Podcast episode it came from here. We all want results, but how many of us are actually willing to do the work required for the desired outcome? I have good news and bad news. Are you ready for it?…

Kaci’s Currents {April 2017}

  Time for another round in the series designed to help you get to know me better! After last month’s deviation from the typical Kaci’s Currents, I’m back with the usual! Kaci’s Currents are mini recap posts designed to give you a glimpse into what’s flowing through my life at the present time and the…

Thoughts On #RestBasedLiving

Happy Friday! Friday means it’s almost the weekend. This makes me happy, because on weekends, scenes like the above occur. Tabb the #CatDog + a #MacroMicroBowl + #GSD + hubby usually not far away = 👌perfection👌 More and more I’m learning the importance of minimizing stress—BEFORE it hits. I know that I have to be diligent…