Oct. 9, 2013

About Being Intentional

This season in my life I have been hearing and reading about being intentional more and more often, and it’s seeming to stick. Of course I am not (and never will be) a perfect individual, but I can strive to be intentional with my time in a more active and productive way.

I spend hours a week watching television (its my guilty pleasure) even if it is while I am folding laundry, cooking dinner, eating lunch, or doing other mindless chores around the house, I have been feeling conflicted lately, knowing there is a more productive way to engage my mind. This is not to say that I won’t keep a list of favorites tucked away each week, but I hope to be more intentional about which shows I choose, and how often I choose them.

This blog is an out pouring of two things: The fact that I have always wanted to start a blog and tossed around the idea here and there for the past few years. And a place to keep me accountable for my activities, spending, lifestyle, and more. A place to keep my intentions goal minded.

Now, all that said, what I find intentional, you may not. I don’t ever want this to be a place for comparison, judgement, or another way to make us feel inadequate. Social media and society in general do that well enough already. I want Intention & Grace to be a place for people to come to be lifted up or inspired. A place to have some fun, learn some new things and do life a little more closely with me.

So, I hope you will join me in being intentional in your own lives, relationships and with your time. It is a challenge I am taking on head first and would encourage you all to keep me accountable for.

Here are some of the fun things I will be sharing in upcoming posts. Enjoy!




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  • Diana says:

    I love it! Great first post young lady! I’m joining you in your effort to be more intentional in my life also. I’m working on simplifying our lives. Un-cluttering my life :) Im looking forward to the rest of the journey as we walk day by day doing life! :)

  • diane says:

    good for you. I’ll be stopping by to enjoy your posts

  • Kayla says:

    You’re incredible! Love you tons!

  • Husband says:

    Wife I’m so proud of you. The first blog and intentions of the blog is perfect. To welcome all with grace an peace. I love you and can not wait to see what you share to all your new followers. Love you

  • Donna says:

    I am excited to follow your blog- I know it will be an incredible journey because you never cease to amaze me, and you are anointed in a way the world is not familiar with -and everything you put your hand and heart to – prospers!! You go girl!!

  • Jeanine says:

    A Beautiful Blog indeed! I love what you have written here and I am now on a quest after having a blog for two years to find blogs that have more meaning, or that the Bloggers are Christians. Congrats and wishing you well. Your design work is beautiful!

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