Like Sisters Do

Like Sisters Do

I brought the bouquet home, amazed at how beautiful the pink lilies looked next to the tulips and the white baby bells. Even the carnations looked elegant nestled among the greenery and the tight blooms of blush snapdragons. It was Valentine’s Day, and the bouquet was...

Slow Down for a Winner

Thanks so much to everyone who has commented on my blog in the past week. As promised on Monday, each person who commented on my blog this week was entered into a drawing for a free copy of Ann Kroeker’s book, Not So Fast: Slow-down Solutions for Frenzied...
The Giving Mood

The Giving Mood

A big congratulations to Hazel, of A Joyful Noise, for winning a copy of High Calling editor, LL Barkat’s book, God in the Yard, in my first ever give away. The book is on it’s way to Hazel as we speak. The drawing was part of my post on...
Will Work for Meaning

Will Work for Meaning

I’ve been thinking about work since I was a child.

As a very young girl, I liked to help my parents work, joining them hip to hip as they cooked lunch or repaired the car. As I grew older, I didn’t like “actual” work — like picking up sticks in the yard …