Past Blogs

Blogs from the Heart

  • My True Experience Morel Hunting
    My family has roots in morel hunting. My uncle puts his treasures on homemade morel mushroom pizza. My Granny fries them in butter and […]
  • About Tonya
    My name is Tonya Marie Schuetz. I am in love with my Creator. He is my everything. I wouldn’t be who I am today […]
  • Rise and Shine!
    Isolation. Addiction. Abuse. Fear. Anxiety. Depression. Whatever it may look like for you, there is hope. In January of this year, my husband was […]
  • Simply Honest
    During this quarantine, my children and our neighbor’s daughter have become “fence pals.” They eagerly await their friend to come out and play. They […]
  • A Willing Vessel
    My heart is hurting for our nation today. Riots. Destruction. Hate. Crimes. The manipulation. The evil. God please help our world. Help our nation. […]
  • Disruption
    I’d like to share a story of the last trip we took to Cliffside Campground in Southeastern Wisconsin. My family and I went camping […]
  • Beautifully YOU
    There are many types of flowers from roses to daisies, from lilies to daffodils, from the iris to the tulips. All have a distinct […]
  • Deeper Dimensions
    I did not want to post about this topic, but I received confirmation numerous times this past week. It’s easy for scoffers and doubters […]
  • Why Wildly Joyful?
    Why did I choose the name Wildly Joyful for my blog? Well I’ve been waiting for a “good” answer to this question.  I believe […]
  • Learning to Reflect
    While I was praying I had a vision of an olive tree. It was beautiful. It had a thick healthy trunk, but it was […]
  • Mom’s lesson
    Cindee Lee Sweeney, my Mother. She had a contagious laugh. She loved to have a “good laugh” (which meant laughing until your belly was […]
  • God Winks
    The past few weeks I have been wishing Micah had some easy-slip on sandals. Today as I got the kids ready to go outside […]
  • Colorado Road Trip (with kids and COVID restrictions)
    Our Colorado vacation was phenomenal and very achievable, even with all the new restrictions. You need to put in your time planning for a […]
  • Gladness
    It was morning. I opened my eyes, rolled over, looked at the clock on my nightstand, 5:15 am I was debating in my mind. […]
  • Passion for your “Elephant”
    God wants to renew your passion for the “elephant” prayers in your life. (The things that are huge or that seem impossible.) I began […]
  • Becoming a Butterfly
    I felt God spoke these words to me. I hope to bring you encouragement today. “YOU are a butterfly” these words boomed inside my […]
  • You Will Indeed Fly
    I’m continuing Part 2 of the butterfly’s journey from last week. I found something really cool. Did you know the monarch butterfly migrates north […]
  • Enabling and Equipping
    We visited Milwaukee County Zoo last week. We entered the cat area where the gorgeous cheetah dwelled. She paced back and forth…Over and over. […]
  • Be Compassionate
    I felt God impress me with the word compassion in prayer yesterday. What exactly is compassion? According to Google, it means to show pity […]
  • Mistakes are Not Final
    Mercy. I need it. You need it. The world needs it. Mercy means to extend help to the lowliest or the most undeserving. It […]