Against the Odds


Pregnant, single and studying law at Harvard Law School. What are the odds of you successfully graduating while looking after a newborn? Staggering but achievable!

Take a moment to read 24-year-old Briana Williams’ victory story and be encouraged, because whatever you are up against, it doesn’t matter; God’s got your back and you WILL overcome your mountain.

Sending you love, light and laughter and wishes for an amazing week!

Words … Stories … Life

Why do I write, or better still why do I blog? Really good questions posed by Blogging 201 which made me pause and take a step back as I tried to formulate intelligent answers.  After a while however, I came back to what I noted on my “About” page when I first started this blog in July of 2012: “Welcome to the Living Life Day by Day blog, created to offer hope (especially on those days when life seems hopeless) and wrapped in the wonderful promises of God.”

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Every single one of us has a story

For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope. 

Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV)


It’s true: everyone has a story. But why is it important for those with stories to share while those with ears listen? Because your story could just as easily be my story. Continue reading Every single one of us has a story