Category Archives: saving the world

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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What I can control. Living a life of purpose.

A few years ago my extended family trudged through a very hard year.  There was a lot of heartbreak and hurt feelings and through it all I had a small realization: I can’t not control anyone or anything about this … Continue reading

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“I am so much better than I am right now.” -Human’s of New York

Do you guys follow “Human’s of New York”? It is so great. I always feel inspired by the pictures in some way. I totally recommend it. Last night “Humans of New York” posted this photo: With the caption: “I am so much … Continue reading

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celebrating in the midst of our illness…

Today it’s official. All 4 of us are sick. Yesterday my baby-boy was sent home from school with a head-ache.  (First time I’ve ever had to pick him up.) Last night I forbid him from attending his Ooey-gooey club at … Continue reading

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My “never-met” friends. (I’m an ugly-crier)

It all kicked off with this story. A young family was shopping for groceries when their two kids started to meltdown. It sounds like a typical Tuesday except that the kids in this story are both of a different race then their … Continue reading

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Autumn’s fragility and deep musings on life…

We are quickly approaching my LEAST favorite time of the year. That “post fall but not quite winter” time of year. The other day I was sitting on my front steps with my kids and I became simply mesmerized with the … Continue reading

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Coffee, Cash and Paradise…

My husband is a HUGE Johnny Cash fan. I didn’t really grow up listening to him much, but since being swept off my feet by my lumber-jack man I have been indoctrinated, and subsequently fallen in love with, the man in black. My … Continue reading

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