Archives for September 2014

blog button

31 Beauty Full Days- intro post

    The last two years I have participated in The Nester’s 31 Days of Series. The challenge? To write for the 31 days of October on a topic of your choice. In 2012 I wrote on 31 Days of Fall– as a season of life and as a season of faith. Remembering our miscarriages […]


Beauty All Around

“You have the prettiest pink tree in front of your house. I love looking at it while I’m paying the bills at the computer.” My neighbor texted me these words this past spring. It made my day. Four months later it still does. That same tree is now preparing for winter and its glory of […]



“My soul is downcast within me, therefore I will remember you from the land of the Jordan, the heights of Hermon- from Mount Mizar. Deep calls to deep in the roar of your waterfalls. all your waves and breakers have swept over me.” Psalm 42:6-7 I stand near the bottom. Lost in its roar. It […]


Ready- for where these shoes take you.

“Are you ready yet?” I’m sitting in the quiet right now. Only the dog and I have made our way into Friday. But I know in just a few minutes I will need to make my way upstairs to wake a sleepy 2nd grader. His movement always starts s.l.o.w. Until he sees the clock, this […]


Manna….or Becoming ok with not writing over the summer.

  “The People of Israel went to work and started gathering, some more, some less, but when they measured out what they had gathered, those who gathered more had no extra and those who gathered less weren’t short—each person had gathered as much as was needed.” Exodus 16:17-18 I didn’t write this summer.  No scratch […]