Faith · Health · loss · Recovery · Uncategorized

Living the Karah Life – About the New Devo

Kicking off the new devotional, Living the Karah (Blessed) Life.

dogs · Uncategorized

Talking ‘Bout My Girl 🐾

I am a proud doggie momma and I don’t care who knows it! Actually, I do care, because I’m sharing our experiences in hopes others will find hope and encouragement from our journey 🙂. That line just sounded like it belonged but I digress… MY GIRL LIBBY!! She is doing SO well in her therapies!… Continue reading Talking ‘Bout My Girl 🐾

Faith · Health · Uncategorized

World Ostomy Day 2021

Pre-op (2017) // post-op (2020). A total colectomy by two incredible surgeons and the grace of God saved my life. Updated “Ripley’s Day” blog post Today, the UOAA, United Ostomy Association of America, and anyone who can identify, celebrates the miracle that an incredible amount of us live with, called “ostomy”. Many ostomates and advocates… Continue reading World Ostomy Day 2021

Faith · Recovery · travel · Uncategorized

Where is Your Treasure?

My husband and I have had this conversation often, where he says he used to have a t-shirt that said “He who does with the most toys wins” - and how “80’s” that was; how erroneous it was. I have since added to our discussion and revised that quote; “He who dies with the most… Continue reading Where is Your Treasure?

Recovery · Uncategorized

Marking a Milestone

"My hope is built on nothing less, than Jesus' blood and righteousness..." (Solid Rock, Edward Mote, 1834). Now, I know that not everyone reading this feels the same, and I’m only sharing where I’m at, but whether or not you can relate to my faith walk, I’m thinking if you've spent some time on the… Continue reading Marking a Milestone

dogs · Uncategorized

Breakfast at Libby’s

Yum! We have a senior pup that we absolutely adore. You may have already known that from my previous posts or the multitude of pictures (& videos) but what you may not know is what we do to combat the diseases trying to take over her body. You may find yourself in this place too… Continue reading Breakfast at Libby’s

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Senior Dogs RAWK!

Libby going on 12 yrs a pupper soon 💜 If you have ever raised a puppy and walked with them through their entire journey to “old age” or golden years (apropos for my Golden), you know what I have only found out for the first time with Libby; senior dogs are just the BEST! Our… Continue reading Senior Dogs RAWK!

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Coffee or Tea?

I love coffee! I mean LOVE coffee y’all! Even though I grew up on tea - hot tea with lemon mostly, coffee is where it's at today for me. I knew about coffee, but for most of my growing up years, hot tea was my "go-to” warm beverage of choice. If we were eating out… Continue reading Coffee or Tea?

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KarahVan Chronicles Update – July

My first attempt at brewing coffee in the minivan... =)  If at first you don't succeed...https://journalofawarriorsjourney.com/kv-chronicles/