25.

Today's my birthday so I'd like to share 25 things about myself. 1. I love parks and nature in general. There's nothing like standing next to enormous trees and smelling the fresh air. 2. I love to sing. When I was 3 years old I started singing. My mom realized I had a gift when [...]

Turning the Page

Turning the Page

Wow. I can't believe we're already at this point. 2016 is a day away. This year has been a whirlwind. Great surprises, deep dives, epic escalades and such. 2015 has been one of the most challenging, traumatic, amazing, risky, exciting years I have ever experienced. I have a lot of new memories in this year. [...]

Sweet Sleep

Sweet Sleep

Soft light peers through my window as I'm wrapped by you. Sweet little nephew. Although the air is cold I am embraced by your warm love. Last night while sleeping I heard little feet walk in my room. I slowly opened my eyes and saw two bright, brown ones staring at me. You climbed on [...]

Shantel Travels

On this rainy day in York I sit on this couch with my brain scrambled. I have much to look forward to and yet I feel like I'm still catching up. I don't believe this is a stand-still season for me. So many opportunities and so many ideas. Dreams and fears circle around me. But [...]