Category Archives: Celebration

Showing up:

Yesterday was my daughter’s birthday. How wonderful these past 6 years have been now that Little-Love is in the world. But like all holidays since finding out the news: I was dreading her birthday. Mostly because my sweet girl just … Continue reading

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safer to jump…

My daughter is a member of the world’s cutest gymnastics team.  During her hour long class the coach will often climb up onto the balance beam and  demonstrate how to carefully traverse its length.  Usually, when she is half way across, this coach … Continue reading

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As for me and my House…

Joshua 24: 14 “Now fear the Lord and serve him with all faithfulness. Throw away the gods your ancestors worshiped beyond the Euphrates River and in Egypt, and serve the Lord. 15 But if serving the Lord seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, … Continue reading

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the magic number…

I’ve been obsessed with the number 3 for a long time.  In fact, in high school my two best friends and I wore matching rings that were engraved with “the magic number” written on the inside.  Which, if you aren’t … Continue reading

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Our Honey, a love story…

When I was in high school my mom made me a teddy-bear for Christmas.  What a weird present for a teenage girl, right?  But actually, I remember asking for one, which is even weirder. This is what I love about … Continue reading

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when someone you love becomes a memory…

About a week ago, a man I loved passed away. He was not technically family. He was the step-grandfather to my cousin.  But that never mattered. I called him Grandpa, he called me, “tweetheart” and we loved each other. He was … Continue reading

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Love the gift: They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts…

Acts 2:46 This morning I woke up with a smile on my face: My house is a mess, there are toys and coloring pages thrown everywhere: There are dishes in the sink and overflowing garbage: Evidence that there was laughter … Continue reading

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