Category Archives: Everyday Living

2018.

So, I’m a day to two late on the New Year’s post—but it’s because I’m already working on my goals!! (I swear.) (Seriously). While I don’t quite do the whole “resolutions” deal, I do like to think intentionally about what … Continue reading

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Prayers of the Saints

I attended a prayer meeting Tuesday.  A meeting where I assumed dozens of women would be attending.  I showed up and there were only four.  A bit disappointing, but I wasn’t there for a party.  It was my first time … Continue reading

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A New Year

In a few moments the calendar will flip to a new page with a new year.  2017.  In so many ways, saying this brings relief.  I have high hopes for 2017.  I am so weary from 2016.  And yet, I … Continue reading

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When Eating Pizza was the most Spiritual Moment of your Day

Tonight a friend from church invited us over for a casual pizza dinner. Me, the fellow, and both the girls. We ate pizza with this little family of 3 and I got teary-eyed when it was time to leave. We … Continue reading

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The Human Heart

This past weekend my church hosted a winter clothing give-away to the homeless and refugees in our area.  This is the 4th year, and more and more people keep coming.  I’ve had a more involved role this year, and while … Continue reading

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How I Want My Heart to Break

The phrase “your heart breaks in all the right places,” streams out of the speakers in my car.  One of my favorite singer/songwriters catches me off guard again.  I want to be the person he’s singing about. But I’m about … Continue reading

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2014 is Scary

Does the start of a new year scare anyone else besides me? Sure, I get excited with everyone else about the start of a fresh year, and I watch the ball fall in Times Square, and make a lot of … Continue reading

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Things Learned in September

I know I’ve missed a few months, but my sweet blog-friend Emily over at Chatting at the Sky does a post at the end of each month where we share things we learned in the past month.  Here are my “have learned” … Continue reading

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So, I Donated a Kidney.

Three weeks ago, I donated my left kidney.  I didn’t think I would blog about it.  Only a handful of people even know I did it.  I didn’t think people needed to know. But now that I’m three weeks out … Continue reading

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Marriage, Marriage, Everywhere

The topic of marriage seems to be hitting me from all sides lately.  Whether it’s in someone’s blog, a sermon, or the fact that half of my facebook friends have turned into self-made photographers and are filling their pages with … Continue reading

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