The Birth of Dreams

29. December 2014 Uncategorized 0
A new year always has this air of promise. As it gets closer, I get more and more excited. I even find myself holding on to things until January 1. Like habits that I want to implement, projects I want to start, or decisions I want to make. Some of it is because December has ...

Inexperienced Expectations

18. December 2014 Uncategorized 0
As I am writing this, the song Mary Did You Know is playing in my ears. I love this song. I love the words and I love to ponder each question that the singer poses. I imagine some (answers) she knew and some she didn’t. Considering Mary was a woman—and an unmarried one at that, ...

Are you Asking?

04. December 2014 Uncategorized 0
The world is hurting. This is not a new thing, but in the US, it is at the top of the media and thankfully, there are brave souls who are continuing to stoke the fire and refuse to be silent. Even if I do not agree with your opinion, I am grateful that you won’t ...

It’s not Tradition–until it is

02. December 2014 Uncategorized 1
My husband and I have been a family for 8 years. We have been everywhere on the Christmas spectrum. We have gone from not even celebrating it to getting into Santa and the Elf on the Shelf. We are really trying to find the proper balance between the festivities and the spirituality. We are all ...

Feeling the Shift

I have come to realize that Motherhood comes in waves and seasons. As soon as I get my footing and feel really comfortable in a particular season, a wave of change (be it ever so slight) will come through and cause me to shift. I know part of that is my own doing. I am ...

My Phone Does NOT Define Me

26. September 2014 identity, phones 8
If you are a fan of Android and you do not like Apple, we can be friends. If you are a fan of Apple and you do not like Android, we can be friends. If you think smart phones are sucking the life and social capabilities right out of our younger generation and you wish ...

Doing it Again

  A little over one year ago, I was dreaming and talking with God. I felt him ask me, “What is your wildest dream?” That is a loaded question and I have taken more than a decade to bury my wildest dream under fear, practicality, family obligations, and other dreams deemed more reasonable. It took ...