Plant Based Eating Month Reflection#1: How we got here

I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about my own personal journeys–in relationships, in parenting, in my faith and calling, and around food and health. I rather enjoy thinking about food and health. In fact, throughout my entire adult life, I have believed that food has the power to heal and to harm and theContinue reading “Plant Based Eating Month Reflection#1: How we got here”

When all else overwhelms, books to the rescue..

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve posted on this little blog of mine. Not because of any real boycott or anything, but simply because life is full and (as I regularly remind myself) we are still in the middle (hopefully near the end) of a pandemic. My brain is simply clogged. It’s full ofContinue reading “When all else overwhelms, books to the rescue..”

Goals, goals, goals…

Or, how I almost ruined my entire year in the first three days…. I love the new year. I “secretly” love to make resolutions. Only I don’t call them resolutions because that’s stupid and I only make it for about 2 days on whatever resolution I make. So, I do the sneaky thing and callContinue reading “Goals, goals, goals…”

The Right Time for New Things

This year, for the very first time ever in my life, I made a gingerbread house. Actually, I made a graham cracker house, but you get the idea. I found and made the recipe for the icing that is like cement when it hardens, I purchased candy canes and gum drops and other candies andContinue reading “The Right Time for New Things”

What’s in it for you?

Hey friend– So I’ve been thinking of this little blog as our place of conversation on the interwebs. I’m learning that there are lots of ways to have real, authentic relationships with people. And one way is through the way we share our lives in the virtual sphere. But, I’m super bad at just talkingContinue reading “What’s in it for you?”

What’s saving my life right now?

Jen Hatmaker concludes every podcast with this exact question to each of her guests. “What’s saving your life right now?” She accepts any answer, whether deep or surface, silly or serious. And the answers range that gamut as well. We’ve been embroiled in this COVID pandemic for 9 months. In early spring, we all shutContinue reading “What’s saving my life right now?”