Blessing Reminders

Blessings are sometimes overlooked. I’m totally guilty. A friend of mine said to me today, “blessings come very easily for you. It’s not a bad thing, you’ve been such a blessing to other people and now you’re reaping that reward.” What? What blessings? Do you know that I’m praying for this, and this, and that? […]

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The day home met me in Nebraska

She walked in the room. My eyes met hers, I can’t say who saw who first, but there we were – eyes locked and her gentle wave of acknowledgement. I jumped up from my seat and as quickly as I could, without breaking into a run (like, who am I kidding, right?!), made my way […]

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Oh, to be loved…

Valentine’s Day. It used to be cute and fun when my man child was young and we did little valentines that I always forgot about until the last minute. Gimme a break, y’all… this was back in the days before Pinterest and I was a young, dumb, single mom… I forgot these things! So it […]

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My cup is full… and then some.

Today was beautiful with just a splash of suckiness… Suckiness is not a real word. I made it up. It’s gonna be all right. And it was only a little “sucky” because I was sad. For seven years, I’ve been held tight by an organization that molded me. Changed me. Loved me. Cherished me. My […]

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Around the world… err… states!

Still. I need that right now. In the last few months, I’ve been globetrotting. In my desire to do as much as possible before leaving, it’s meant… you know, doing as much as possible before leaving! I’m thankful. So thankful.     In February, I was in North Carolina meeting with some friends for the […]

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To be known…

This weekend, I had the wonderful opportunity to tuck away at a charming retreat center, in a wee bit of a town, in Pennsylvania. I’ve been writing about forty-seven blog posts in my head every time I had a free moment. Just bits and pieces of things I wanted to be sure to share. If […]

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What’s Kept Me Going This Week

Here is a list of things I’ve been reading, listening to, sitting in, resting upon, being filled with, and fiercely crying about over the last week. Of course, most obviously, is the news I shared in my previous post. The news I’ve been sitting on for months, that has been making me physically sick trying […]

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