THE REALITY OF GRIEF Grief came over me like a flood Saturday morning. I was missing my mom, and the tears came. I think it’s the first time since she died that I’ve been able to let them flow. Though caring for her these past […]
How can we enjoy anything if life is so messy right now? If we take our focus off our circumstances, we can look for beauty and give thanks.
Yesterday in the late afternoon I took a walk outside. The autumn sun was going down but still sent fingers of light weaving in and out among the trees. Drinking in the beauty of creation on this crisp, clear day brought refreshment. I felt […]
For #FiveMinuteFriday this week the prompt is the word common. The first thing that came to mind when I heard it is a line from “Color Outside the Lines” by Glad. It comes in the bridge of the song and goes like this: You […]
Saturday, November 5, 2016, is a date I will remember fondly. My daughter, Jamie, and I went to gather with other women at the Deeply Rooted conference in Chicago where the theme was REST. From the earthy décor to the music, the […]
Sometimes the way is clear, the path smooth. Other times the way is dark, the path crooked. How do we find our way on this journey of life?
In my introductory post for 31 Days to a Healthier Lifestyle I shared seven categories to address throughout the month. They were Work, Leisure, Rest, Fresh Air, Mental and Spiritual Well-being and Exercise. This theme was a big undertaking for me, and I only scratched […]