Saturday of YES

The AWESOME book by Shonda Rhimes -The Year of YES- chronicles Shonda’s process of getting out of a rut and saying yes to things that scared her. It is extremely inspiring, hysterically funny, crazy truthful and vulnerable. It is definitely making me think about ways that I can add some SPICE into my life. So…

Tempis Fugit

I want to stop time……. Every morning (especially Saturdays), I wake up in our tree nest, surrounded by my beloved books and photos of all of our adventures. My family photos dating back generations are on my bedroom shelf, easily accessible when I want to take a walk down memory lane. Our coffee maker is…

Write a New Story

This past weekend, I had the blessing of re-reading an old favorite book, Donald Miller’s “A Million Miles in a Thousand Years: What I Learned While Editing My Life”. Many of you may be familiar with Donald’s more famous book, “Blue Like Jazz”, a breakout spiritual memoir that was a huge bestseller. It was a…

In Search of THAT Girl……

I had to drive into Boston to visit a good friend in the hospital this morning……And I was very anxious about it. It has been years since I have driven into the city. When we go in, my husband drives. If I go in by myself, I take public transportation. I have been reading two…

The Thorn in My Flesh

For the last few weeks, I have been on a mini-quest. God has allowed a spiritual thorn in my side- the spiritual thorn of anxiety- because He always has a lesson to teach me. Since the selling of my family home, a little over a month ago, I have not had the magical happy ending…

Lisa’s Walk with God

Today’s post is a guest post, written by my good friend Lisa. I am trying to convince her to start a blog, because she inspires me every day. Here are Lisa’s words: “……….144 days; almost 5 months is how long I spent in the hospital at the age of ten. I was treated for Spinal…