I would have missed it. The adventure. The laughter. The peace. The story. My husband hardly ever asks for anything. So, when he said he would really like to take our family on a cruise for our 20th anniversary several years ago, I knew this must be something he really wanted to do. I had... Continue Reading →
Just stop it!
Women, if you don't have a solid circle of ladies you call friends ~ GET SOME! (And by solid I mean those ladies in your life that love the Lord deeply and are intentional in doing their best to rise above the things that are common to tear us down ~ gossip, back-biting, and comparing.)... Continue Reading →
Ladies, let’s call a truce!
Yes! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you Jen Hatmaker for giving words to my heart's thoughts! Thank you for saying out loud THE thing that so many women (and by that I mean definitely me) think, but will rarely say. Living with The Mythical They is exhausting. I was visiting with a dear friend a... Continue Reading →
White slip-covered couches. Tall swings from hundred year old oak trees. Wrap around front porches. Shuttered windows. Scent of the salt air from the ocean. I dream. I sigh. This dream of mine could be ironically funny to those who know me best, considering I have lived in the flat, dry plains of West Texas almost... Continue Reading →