Confession: Valentine’s Day is not my favorite holiday. As a kid I liked it pretty well. My dad always sent me carnations and a stuffed animal to my house, starting when I was about nine. He did this almost every year, and then my senior year of high school he told me it was the… Continue reading valentine’s day.
Recently someone asked for my help with how to feel comfortable inviting people into her home. I was quick with coming up with ideas; I love to have people come over. I love to feed people and welcome people here in this place. Later, though, I was thinking about how funny (or maybe that is… Continue reading on having company.
back in december my oldest child got sick. she threw up twice and had a fever for almost two days, then she was back to her tough self. about a week later josh got it, he even missed a day of work. and about a week after that, i got it. i have not been… Continue reading sickness.
back in December I deleted a few apps from my phone. my phone is a huge distraction, it always has been. and it’s one of many things about myself i do not like. i considered getting rid of the thing entirely. that’s how bad it is. i text too much, i am on FB or… Continue reading distractions.