A Tribute To My Mom

Dear Mom,I read a post of Facebook the other day where a mom was telling her adult kids what she really wanted for Mother's Day.  In short: Time with them.  I agree.  Being a mom myself I feel the exact same way.  But since we're far apart and don't spend as much time together as… Continue reading A Tribute To My Mom

I need a Leak Healer

  Periodically I'm reminded... I'm leaking Out my eyes Out my mouth Everywhere I can produce nothing without the miracle of God. I'm like a bucket full of holes I can't hold water I can't achieve my sole purpose Fill me! Fill me! Fill me! I want to be filled. But I keep dripping Pouring… Continue reading I need a Leak Healer

You make beautiful things out of dust. You make beautiful things out of us. -Gungor

I took my boys out to see The Odd Life of Timothy Green yesterday. From the previews I thought it would be cute and kind of silly but I did not think I would ball. Yes ball. Catch-my-breath-face-wrinkled-up-dripping-nose-dripping-with-tears-wet-faced ball. Sometimes the dam that holds back the flood is broken with a flicker from a Disney… Continue reading You make beautiful things out of dust. You make beautiful things out of us. -Gungor

“A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.” – John Steinbeck

We've been gone for 17 days on our annual trek to Northern Cali and Southern Oregon.  It feels like "three months"- as my youngest announced today.  We made a ton of memories.  I wanted to blog my way through the trip, by posting each day, but Internet wasn't always available and when it was it… Continue reading “A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.” – John Steinbeck