The Sweet Sound of HOPE

I recently received this sweet message from my daughter. She was in Spain on a 1/2 work and 1/2 play trip that allowed her to visit with friends from her 6 month study abroad in Denmark, travel to a few new areas, and to participate in her first big corporate event as a recent college […] Read more…

Lessons Learned in Compassion & Love

As I sat in the congregation that Sunday morning, I felt completely out of place; more like a fish out of water than a guppy swimming peacefully with his school of friends, family, and peers. With every word that was spoken and testimony that was born, my heart fell further into dismay. It was a […] Read more…

Memories in the Ornaments

The words of this quote came to my mind one quiet morning as I sat in my thinking chair: Though, this has traditionally NOT been one of my favorite quotes, the sentiment touched my heart as I pondered on the beginning of the end of this crazy and chaos-full year   As I was sitting […] Read more…

One Thing…

My little sister and I were chatting on the phone one day; we were chatting about the worries, concerns, blessings, and all the beauties of being mom’s in our world today. My sister is 10 years younger than me; her oldest child is the same age as my youngest and she just had baby boy […] Read more…