My Word of the Week: Next

My Word of the Week: Next

Last Tuesday, I planned to go with Steve to a doctor’s appointment where the surgeon would evaluate the progress of Steve’s knee and determine where to go next. From our previous appointment four weeks earlier, we knew the milestones Steve should try to achieve in terms of …

My Word of the Week: Food

My Word of the Week: Food

food – noun | \ˈfüd\ : the things that people and animals eat : a particular kind of food : substances taken in by plants and used for growth By the time I was peeling a dozen peaches with juice running down my arms, I already had the baked beans baking and the...
My Word of the Week: Summer

My Word of the Week: Summer

summer – noun | self–em·ployed | \ˈsə-mər\ : the warmest season of the year that is after spring and before autumn Summer seems to have snuck into our lives here at the Craig house. The boys have been out of school for more than a week, but I was traveling and...
My Word of the Week: Away

My Word of the Week: Away

away – adverb \ə-ˈwā\ : from this or that place : in or to another place or direction : toward another direction : in a safe or secure place __________ For someone who works at home, I’ve spent a lot of time away from the nest over the past few weeks. A 10-day...
In Your Own Words: Anne Wilson – Mundane

In Your Own Words: Anne Wilson – Mundane

mun·dane – adjective \ˌmən-ˈdān, ˈmən-ˌ\ : dull and ordinary : relating to ordinary life on earth rather than to spiritual things __________ My toddler-son has a pretty limited vocabulary right now, but he knows one word for sure: more. It’s almost a guarantee...