This month was tough. Hurricane Irma was scheduled to be a direct hit to our local community and we lost almost three weeks of school in its aftermath. It was a humbling experience to have our home spared but so many across the entire state of Florida (and later into the southeast region of the United States) were not. We came together as a community after a tough battle for normalcy. Neighbors helping neighbors, friends helping friends. In a season of trouble, it was beautiful to see the community coming together to bring day-to-day life back on its feet again.
Overall, the lesson to be learned ... Our God is greater than a Category 5 Hurricane!
Inspired by Amy Hale (@amyhale) on Instagram, I fell in love with her monthly current posts. Tweaked and adapted to fit me, I am excited to have a systematic way to track my growth.
Every month, I plan to answer the same questions and keep track of my walk in faith, motherhood and entrepreneurship.
Without further adieu, this is ALL ABOUT ME for the month of September 2017 ...
Personal: "Big Little Lies" by Liane Moriarty
Spiritual: "Discerning the Voice of God: How to Recognize When God is Speaking" by Priscilla Shirer
Educational: "You Are a Badass at Making Money" by Jen Sincero"
Fuller House on Netflix to keep my mind occupied
Jim Farrell on Wink News Weather for SWFL
Terrified of the storm
Praying non-stop in the storm
Praising God in the aftermath of the storm
Thanking God for:
Spared homes and communities
How to best help neighbors when in need
Necessary supplies for power outages
Packing and preparing for an evacuation
Extending a hand to help others
Fundraiser for Hurricane Irma victims with our #dappowered tanks
Madison is reading at a 2nd grade level! Scored high in the STAR test.
Madison struggles with unfair punishment on the cheer field
Avery experiences Nutella on her finger for the first time!
Loves watching her sister on the cheer field.
Dynamic Athletic Performance - we have equipment, shelves and boxes built out of the old dance studio flooring by Uncle Jeff
We finally have the Health Studio certificate from the State of Florida!
Who I'm Praying For:
Anyone and everyone in the aftermath of Irma
Students and their families
"Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you." | Deuteronomy 31:6