The Grand Canyon is really as stunning as you would expect! It makes you feel so small and the colors and clouds and sunsets and sunrises are just spectacular! If you can visit, you should.
Have a blessed day!
PS. On a side note, I stayed at a lodge in the Grand Canyon National Park. They told me when I checked in that they were having issues with there cable not working and apologized. My thought was who goes to the Grand Canyon to watch TV!
Sunrise at the Grand Canyon is stunning!
Sometimes life just changes. And it can be scary and make you be brave all at the same time. My life has been that way for the last few months. From taking my very first solo road trip from Southwest Missouri all the way out to Phoenix, Arizona. Along the way my car broke down and I ended up having to spend an extra day in New Mexico, but it was still and awesome trip. I got to see the Grand Canyon and so many cool things along the way. So the brake down was just a small bump in the road.
This year I did something I don’t usually do, I prayed through choosing a word for the year in January and finally felt lead that my word would be Adventure, hence the aforementioned road trip. What I didn’t realize was that after picking that word how much my willingness to be on an adventure would be put to test.
On May 5th we had a all plant meeting where I work, just something that we normally do when they want to tell us something. Well, this meeting was not what any of us expected. It was a meeting to tell us we would all be loosing our jobs and that the place I work would be closed and production moved to our sister locations out of state. It was shocking, and I was told I would not have a job after August 7th. I’m not going to lie, tears were shed. And then my mind was racing with so many questions. What am I going to do?
Now my thoughts are do I stay here, or do I stay true to my word for the year and be adventurous. As I have prayed through the decisions that need to be made I have had the overwhelming feeling that I need to be adventurous. As scary as that is. And so for me the adventure is leading me somewhere I didn’t expect. More on that to come later because it hasn’t fully worked itself out yet.
But even this week I was reminded by just how much we need to take life and live it even when it’s scary. I had a coworker who had just had their last day and was moving to a new job and she was in an accident on Memorial Day and she passed away. So this has reminded me that sometimes we live life far to safe and comfortable, which I have been so willing to do. So perhaps this door has been opened to stretch my faith and get me out of a rut.
As always, thanks for listening to my ramblings. And for enjoying my photos. More to come on my adventure as it works itself out.
So I’ve had enough of this winter white stuff already. So here are some photos from last Spring to remind me and You that Spring is coming along soon!
This photo was taken in November the bottom image was taken today.
What a difference all that snow makes…
Stay warm out there friends, and never stop exploring!
It is covered in snow and ice for my birthday. At least it looks pretty.
Because sometimes you just have to go to Chicago…
Because it just does, clouds that look so warm and yet it is so cold it makes your face hurt…
It was gorgeous over the weekend! Two days worth of temperatures in the 70’s, and we broke records.
What a way to start the day with such a lovely sight.