I have to be honest and say this one is probably the hardest so far to write. Not because you don’t deserve the thanks, but because the lessons learned have been great but tough and sometimes it’s hard to be thankful for the tough lessons. But I am…well at least now I am…and I… Continue reading Day 11: Aroma Snelling
When I first agreed to do this challenge, I sat down and made out a list of the people I was going to write to for each day. (I did that so I wouldn’t try to change my mind later). This was one of the hardest days to decide upon whom to pick. I was… Continue reading Day 22: Someone I Want to Give a Second Chance To
I know this is going to sound crazy, but it’s so hard being the “good girl”…The one people put up on a pedestal. I mean I feel like I can’t even make a mistake without it getting blown out of proportion. I can’t begin to tell you how many parents have come up to me and said “please don’t mess up; she really looks up to you.” Or “thank you for showing my daughter it’s ok to have standards.” You can’t begin to understand the amount of pressure that adds to my already crazy life. I understand that to whom much is given, much is required. And I also understand that once you’re put in a leadership position people are going to look up to you whether you want them to or not. I’m not complaining at all. I count it a privilege that young girls see me and say “if she did it so can I.” I love being the example.