I was sitting in my room just finishing up some things on the computer, when I heard him bounding up the stairs. Our 9 year old boy had been out picking up his gear for practices to start that week. He had been talking about this and looking forward to it for months. His first… Continue reading Why Can’t I Just Pause This Moment?
Last night I stood in the kitchen slicing apples we brought home from an orchard, getting ready to make a pie. Dinner was also on the stove so it would be ready when my husband and son came home from football. The two younger kiddos were actually playing pretty well together, and fall was in… Continue reading How Can Today be so Different From Yesterday?
Lately, I just haven’t felt quite right. My spirit is not settled within me. There is something (a truth perhaps?) not quite locked into place. Do you feel this way sometimes too? When something large is going on in my life; a loss, a specific hurt, a stressful life change, it’s easy to identify why… Continue reading When You Don’t Know Why You Feel the Way You Do
We just moved our little girl to a toddler bed from her crib. She had finally started making her way out of her crib and into the hallway with a big grin on her face. She knew this was exciting and she was moving on to bigger things. We did too. And even though we… Continue reading Moving on to New Spaces