Five Minute Friday


Play is one of the hardest things for me to do. Though it shouldn't be since I have three sons and all they want to do is play. This past week I finally, really played. Usually, I try to play with my boys but find myself thinking about my to-do list, the next writing projects,… Continue reading Play

Five Minute Friday


"Count your many blessings name them one by one..." There are so many blessings to count if I will only look for them. A few years ago I heard that Oprah, of all people, started each day by writing out three things she was thankful for, so I began to do it myself. It's amazing… Continue reading Blessings

God's Stories

When I Started Listening

Have you ever spoken or chanted a set of words to get yourself through a challenging or frightening situation? Just last week I responded, “I think I can” when someone asked me if I was going to make it through the rest of the school year; and “I can do anything through Christ who strengthens me” (Phil 4:13) are words that help me take a deep breath and keep marching forward....