Quiet amid the fireworks 

We’ve had a quiet weekend with a short trip to a farmer’s market and a walk to the field where we let the dogs chase balls and catch frisbees. Lots of laundry, ridding the garden of June bugs, and watching movies has happened. We’ve heard fireworks but have not seen them. And I am content. …

Grace, Gift, or Joy?

As I read One Thousand Gifts, I’ve noticed the author uses grace, joy, and gift interchangeably. It’s a bit curious, but after reading the quote at the bottom of the post, I think you’ll understand how these three words are so closely knit. By the way, I love how Ann looks deep into the Greek meanings of…

2015 In Review

When I look back on last year’s events, trips, and projects, I’m overwhelmed. It seems that I have forgotten a few details, but what I do remember are the people, the laughter, the tears, and how I feel now. There were joyful weddings, new life, death, and heartbreak. Goals were made, accomplished, and some broken….