And I'm guessing maybe you do, too. It's been awfully cold and dark in cyberspace. But not silent. Just cold, dark and oppressive. I find myself in need of some simple pleasures to pull my brain out of the deep, angry pit I managed to jump into. Confession - the last 2 weeks I have... Continue Reading →
This isn't the testimony I would have chosen for myself. But every year I come back around to this pile of days and have a choice - will I be reminded, or will I remember?
Confession: I am someone who can be offended pretty easily. It's not like I walk around angry all the time. I don't enjoy the negative feelings that come with it. But sometimes I forget to look for the good, and I get caught up in the reaction to the bad. In an online world, this... Continue Reading →
We have all kinds of milestones to mark progress for our kids. But for parents, how do we measure our growth and success?
I'm not a fan of dirt under my fingernails, or even the sensation of dirt on my hands at all. But there was time, not very long ago, that I walked around with dirt on my hands, just hoping no one would notice it. I knew it was there; I knew why it was there. But I definitely hid it from everyone. The last thing I wanted to do was talk about what I had been doing (or not doing) that made my hands so dirty.
Do you ever find yourself stuck learning the same lesson over and over? There might be a reason for that.