Showing posts from February, 2014

Two day sister sleepover part 1

Friday night and Saturday night will consist of a whole bunch of fun for me and Rhey.  I will let the pictures below tell you what we are doing :)  Enjoy!!!
 coming up with ideas for our two nights of fun :)
I assure you this huge task will be accomplished ;)
 I got this paper decor from my sweet friend in Michigan. However, I added my own "flair"......
 we really tried decorating with what we had on hand.......... so with pictures and Valentine's Day flowers (from Daddy), WE liked how it turned out!
These three pictures below are pictures showing progression.....the last picture in the frame is REALLY old lol

 I had to make this one....and the crying face is telling the truth.  It will be sad when our sleepover will come to an end!!!!!
Stay tuned for part 2!!!!!!!
In HIS grace, Alisha

In Christ Alone - Owl City

This song is so incredibly awesome....and Owl City did such an awesome job with it :)  Enjoy!!

In HIS grace, Alisha

Prep and Landing

The prep:
January 4, 2014
*pick out outfits *find snow-pants *put music on the Mp3 player *pack a travel bag *pack suitcase *clean room
After all the prep I did, I didn't get to cleaning my room thoroughly......but it was clean.
Okay, so the prep wasn't that bad....until it came to packing a suitcase that was too small! Have you ever seen the cartoons where the person is sitting on the suitcase, jumping on the suitcase, even standing on the suitcase, just to get it to zip close?  Yeah...that was me :P   Mom - I did not stand on the suitcase [ just thought I'd clarify that :) ] 
January 5, 2014
I was so excited!  Not only was I headed to Michigan, but Rhey wanted me to go along to the American Girl store with her :)  WOW!!  Let me just say....I am so glad that I was able to go along and see the excitement in her before I left.  It made my day!!!!
After the American Girl store, we headed to the Baltimore Airport.....only to find out that my flights had been cancelled!!!!!!  It…

Cast all your cares upon HIM.....not man

As I was going through some of my old stuff, I came across this journal entry dated back to February 28, 2011.....

NOON : Tears....not tears of sadness or joy, but tears of confusion.  Why is God forgetting about me? Where is He when I need Him the most?  Didn't I have a faith before all my troubles began?
I wish I could ask my parents for advice, but how can I admit that I'm struggling?  I wish I could go to God, but will I even get the help and comfort I need?  I know who I can go to, but will he even listen?
What is happening to me right now?  I look at all of my friends, and their lives aren't shattered like mine, why is that?  What am I doing wrong?  I wish I could talk to Ryan, but I'm not sure if he could even help me!

EVENING : I talked to Ryan tonight, and surprisingly he was able to help me and comfort me.  He asked me if I had a Bible and I told him that I did.  He then led me to Matthew 11:28-29.  After we read these verses with each other, he then prayed w…