Last week a very special woman I know left this Earth for heaven at the ripe old age of 91. She was one of those women who exuded joy every time she smiled. Everyone who knew her was blessed by her joy, her wit, and her intelligence. 91 years What an amazing life she must have had.
Today I am stepping away from my usual posts to discuss something that has been on my mind over the weekend. A conundrum that I just can’t seem to wrap my mind around. A topic of discussion that has me quite perplexed and spurred an interesting conversation with one of my favorite Crazy Aunties. So with the proverbial tongue… Read More
This is How it Always is by Laurie Frankel was recommended to me on a podcast I often listen to called What Should I Read Next? with Modern Mrs Darcy. What I like about her podcast is that she talks with real readers, big bloggers, small bloggers, and others about what they are reading. On the episode I was… Read More
Who doesn’t love fresh, clean water? It’s refreshing to drink. So snuggly to soak in. Necessary for a healthy diet. The list goes on. But what if we didn’t have any fresh, clean water? How would that go over in middle-class America?
Often times I find myself stuck. I feel stuck in a project, stuck in a book, stuck in a rut, stuck in an emotion, or just plain stuck. There are heaps of people out there encouraging us to “Just do it.” (Nike) “Just Start” (Jon Acuff) Your local pastor, counselor, teacher. Even your friends and family. But the truth is, it’s… Read More
Are you ever lonely? You know, sitting on the couch, watching The Bachelor by yourself, lonely? I know I’m not alone in my loneliness here 🙂 I am aware, that God is with me all the time and I am never truly alone, but there are plenty of times I just feel lonely. Let’s talk about that.