So this is 30….

Thirty years. That's how long I've been alive. Well, actually if we're being honest, it will be thirty-one years in a few days. Oh, how I love birthdays! I treat my birthday as my own mini New Year. Time to reflect and be grateful for everything the year has gifted me with. This year - [...]

Butterflies and Rainbows

I believe God whispers his love to us through nature. For me, it usually shows up in rainbows. We had a rainbow outside our living room window the first night we moved in to our current home. He sent a rainbow to my dreams the night after my grandmother passed away and again the next [...]

The Sacred Space

Life is a funny thing. One minute, you're going one hundred miles an hour, trying to prepare for a Monday morning presentation and the next you're receiving a phone call that brings everything to a screeching halt. One minute you're trying to decide what rug would look best under your dining room table and the [...]

On this Father’s Day

My grandma - Grams - was a lion in the faith. She grew up during the depression with an alcoholic father and no money. Having an alcoholic father brought more shame upon the family than any other circumstance in her life. She also grew up in a religious atmosphere where salvation was earned by good [...]

Simmer

Let it simmer Let it whine Let it bubble up, deep inside Let it coddle Let it coo Until it's bursting out of you Keep it tender Hold it close Til you feel it in your toes Because, soon, it will be ready And darling, my darling, You will shine