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Wednesday, February 20, 2013

If its not Friday, dance anyway.

I once received a mini- index notecard spiral from two of my best friends, Lyndsie and Angie at random. The first page inside said;
 "Let this be a whole notebook of encouragement. Write verses, quotes, lyrics, ideas, whatever it is that makes you happy. Take this book out at random and remember why you were put on this Earth. You have a purpose."

I kept it in my purse for a while, sometimes taking it out and dwelling on the awesome truth inside, and then stuck it inside of my desk at home... today I remembered how awesome this little booklet really was, and so I pulled it out. Lucky for me, some of the pages had been filled in by them already. My favorite quote being; 
"spend time with God for the pure purpose of being in His company. He can brighten the dullest of gray days. He can add sparkle to the routines of daily life".

I sit here today, finding myself fumbling through old pins I once saved on Pinterest, to fill this book up with my own inspiration.

So if you are needing some encouragement today, maybe a laugh, a good quote, or a funny picture... you have come to the right place! 

- If its not Friday, dance anyway. (I may or may not have just made that up, and yep... I love it)

- Always be kinder than you feel.

- Do something good, just for the heck of it.

- If your dreams don't scare you, they aren't big enough!

- There is more mercy in Christ, than sin in us.

- Let your past make you better, not bitter.

Oh Zooey Deschanel, I love you.
- The Lord will fight for you, you need only to be still. Exodus 14:14

- A smile is the most BEAUTIFUL curve on a woman's body.

- A smooth sea never made a skillful sailor.

- A person who is nice to you, but not nice to the waiter, is not a nice person. (words to live by, ladies, words to live by.)

- No one is in charge of your happiness but YOU.


SO there you have it. I hope I could make you smile on this random Wednesday, ladies. I love you all and am SO happy to have each and every one of you come back daily to read what I have to ramble about. 

Stay classy!
Linking up today with gorgeous miss Shanna;


  1. Super encouraging, Kayla!

    So wonderful to rest in the sweet fact that there is more mercy in Christ than sin in us.

  2. I love these! I think my "quotes" board and my "food" board have the most pins on my pinterest! One of my all time favorite quotes is "nothing ever goes away until it teaches us what we need to know"!

  3. love me some zooey and love that lady dancing. you make me smile.

  4. I love that - "Be kinder than you feel." I'm writing it down!

  5. there you go AGAIN with the encouragement! I think instead of me trying to be Jeannie on Ellen, you should be. Because you are her times a thousand. And I love it :)

  6. I love the be nice to yourself one. I like it a lot! I also love that quote from the new girl. Zooey's so amazing.

  7. i absolutely love all these! especially the 'there is more mercy in jesus than there is sin in us.'
    and yes, i agree people who are not nice to wait staff are not nice. i know we all work hard for our money, but those people have a hard job!

  8. brb. gonna go put on a leopard print top and dance.

  9. Such a good pick me up for a Wednesday. SO good!! Please do more posts like this. Love them! (well love all your posts for the matter)

    and Emily's comment ^ hilarious.

  10. This was so encouraging and it did make me smile:) Especially your first quote! Love this post! Thanks girl!


  11. Loved this!!! Thanks for the encouragement and the laughs =)

  12. LOVE!! You are just a ray of sunshine as you have mentioned before :)

  13. I LOVE that Zoey quote! It sounds like something I would say!

    Sheena @ The Details

  14. a notebook of encouragement!!! what an amazing, and encouraging idea :) i loveeeeee it

  15. That dancing lady made me laugh out loud. Hilarious. I love New Girl, and that's definitely one my favorite episodes!


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