Of Mistakes and Men.

I have a story to tell you. I want to preface first that in one blog cannot a life memoir make. Meaning, one story, one anecdote, one portion of a conversation does not in any way touch the mine field of this topic. This is one small snippet to a much larger conversation that contains … Continue reading Of Mistakes and Men.

It’s bigger on the inside.

I am LOVING these little encouragements. The mother of a man I went to youth group with way back in high school recently gave me this tiny, but thick book filled with simple quotes, phrases and encouragements. I’ve since cut up the book (it took an hour with a blade and a photo trimmer) and … Continue reading It’s bigger on the inside.

Hikes and Handrails

I’m not sure if it was running into a friend who is undergoing chemo for breast cancer, or if it was the Autumn hike that I knew she would have enjoyed, or if it’s the realization that it’s been over a year since I’ve seen her... But today she kept popping into my mind. And … Continue reading Hikes and Handrails

Be a Lily in a sea of Sunflowers.

“We are built for the valley...” - Oswald Chambers I’m not a gardener. I wish I was, but alas. My luck with any sort of planting seed or plant has been dismal. In 2010 when my husband and I were living with my parents to pay off debt before our sweet firstborn came Earth side, … Continue reading Be a Lily in a sea of Sunflowers.