My Ink Dance

Discovering Extraordinary Grace in an Ordinary Life

My All Time Favorite Books to Read & Give

Every one of these books is amazing!

Books just may be one of my love languages. See? I can’t even mention them without the influence of a great book! This week I am rounding up a list of some of my favorite books to read and give. And today is the list of some of my ALL-TIME favorites! Let me be clear, […]

It’s Time for Book Week!

I’m so excited to share some of my favorite books with you this week! Each day I will highlight a different category of books that I’ve loved reading and make for great gifts! Each day as the new post goes live the link below will be updated. You won’t want to miss these! Subscribe now to […]

4 Things I Learned this Fall

Every season teaches us something if we pay attention. What are you learning this fall?

Every season we spend a few moments reflecting on the things we’ve learned. Fall felt deep rather than wide, but it was so very good. I love the water. This is only half new as I’ve always known I love the water, but I discovered something new. It’s not only the ocean water. I took […]

Holiday Book Roundup

It’s no secret that I love books here at My Ink Dance. As the holidays draw closer, I want to share some of my favorite reads to share with your family,  to give as gifts, or just enjoy for yourself. Consider this What I Read, Christmas Edition! The Littlest Angel – A truly touching story […]

Do You See the Ordinary Graces?

It's easy to get lost in a sea of hard things. But look around. Do you see the Ordinary Graces?

It’s easy to walk through life and see all the hard things. The broken relationship. The lost job. The addiction. The illness. The hard things seem to scream for our attention, right in our face until it’s all we can see. But what if there are things all around us, ordinary things, that we just […]

What I’ve Been Reading

It’s book time! I love finding great books, and this month was a perfect balance between page turning fiction and non-fiction that really makes you think.   I’ve shared my affinity for Charles Martin’s writing before, and this book was no exception. Engrossed in characters and a captivating story, I turned pages long into the […]

Cue the Balloons & Confetti!

It's time to celebrate! See why @ My Ink Dance.

I’m so excited to share an announcement with you today! Before I tell you the big news, the fun is that this isn’t just about me. This is about a beautiful network of bloggers seeking to encourage one another, but also to encourage YOU!   My Ink Dance is honored to be nominated for the […]

How Humbling Yourself In Your Time of Need Changes Everything

Choose to change in the midst of the hard times. Don't miss Tricia's guest post @ My Ink Dance!

I am honored to welcome Tricia Goyer today, author of over 70 books, including the recently released, Walk It Out. This book will bring you on a journey of hope and challenge you to actively walk out your faith in your everyday life. Welcome Tricia!   The other day I was cooking dinner when my […]

10 Things I Learned Reading Church of the Small Things

Don't miss these amazing things I learned from Melanie Shankle's latest book, Church of the Small Things

I first told you about Melanie Shankle’s latest book here, but I wanted to share a bit more of what I discovered while reading it. Following Melanie’s lead I created a list for you. In no particular order… 1. I’d consume it in just a few days. I hadn’t expected this book to compel me […]

Finding Hope in the Broken Places

Hope can be hidden in the middle of your grief. Find it today.

I’ve talked about adoption here before, telling my own story. Today I welcome a fellow writer to share a piece of her journey, in all it’s beautiful broken pieces.  Natalie shares her story of finding grace as she discovered Jesus sitting with her in the darkest moments of her journey. We all have different stories, […]