Tag Archives: God

So very far from Eden…

I’m trying desperately to muddle out of this new chaotic “thing” that’s reared its ugly peace wrecking head in our lives. The tension in the back of my neck and the deep sorrowful ache in my heart is consequence of … Continue reading

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Stop flogging yourself and go color…

The other day some ladies and I were talking about those new adult coloring books. Several of us in the conversation admitted to owning one and how surprisingly fun they were. Then a comment was made that actually spurred a flurry of … Continue reading

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change and grief…

“Why is a caterpillar wrapped in silk while it changes into a butterfly? So the other caterpillars can’t hear the screams. Change hurts”  ― Rory Miller I’ve always loved butterflies. They’re not only special because of their obvious beauty, but they … Continue reading

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What really matters…

What really matters? its the simple things….the “things” that can’t be bought… like this wind caressing warm May afternoon spent walking in the yard with my barefoot baby. or admiring the beauty of my new hanging plants and the sweet … Continue reading

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I Resolve to Have a Happier Year!

I have always loved New Year’s. Its symbolic to me. New beginnings; a fresh clean slate. I’d mentally recharge myself and begin again no matter how crummy or filled with failure the previous year had been. I’d make the typical resolutions- you … Continue reading

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Irresistibly gorgeous weather- the introspection and iPad photography it inspired

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I’m yours…heart and soul!

Oh, Heavenly Father, I’m sitting here with this overwhelming sense of gratitude and thinking of how you have knit my life together so perfectly. There were so many moments in my life when I was sure I’d found the end … Continue reading

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