Guest Post: Choosing to Focus at Christmastime

Today I have the wonderful privilege of having Raquel guest post for me. She has a fantastic message to help us start the holiday season right. We don't want to get caught up in the busyness of this time of year and miss out on the special gifts of time with family and reflecting on … Continue reading Guest Post: Choosing to Focus at Christmastime

You Are Loved

Now that it is November, we have entered the season of Thanksgiving. Everywhere you look there are commercials, articles, and even blog posts on how to be more grateful. (Yep, I see the irony.) Learning to be grateful can mean looking around and counting your blessings. It can mean choosing to look for the good … Continue reading You Are Loved

The Only Way to Win the War

I love change. I am always in search of a new project, a new challenge, and a new thing to discover.   My husband, however, hates change. I tend to aggravate him with my crazy ideas. Earlier this year I had the brilliant idea to sell our home and purchase a new one near a … Continue reading The Only Way to Win the War

Nail Polish, Carpet, and a Whole Lot of Grace

It was my birthday.  That morning my son and daughter both gave me homemade cards that they had designed with nail polish. Most kids use crayons or markers. But not mine. My kids used nail polish. I had bought the fancy insta-dry stuff so that it would be easier for my daughter and friends to … Continue reading Nail Polish, Carpet, and a Whole Lot of Grace