I thought I was the only one…

We all need friends. Friends who know the real  “you”- the good, bad, and the ugly. I couldn’t put my finger on it, but I just had to get out of the house.  Away from the dishes, piles of laundry, the never ending to-do list…and the raging thoughts that run rampant through my head… I […]

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walking in the rain

walking in the rain is always more loverly when you walk with friends  walking in the rain  all that is ordinary glows with morning dew music to my ears percussive pitter patter of drip drops on leaves I had planned to meet a friend to go walking yesterday.  What I hadn’t planned on was rain. […]

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Self-Worth

My husband called me the other day to say hi while he was at work. “Are you enjoying your day at home?” he asked me. Well, to be honest, I wasn’t at home at all.  “Umm.. yes…” He must have heard the hesitation in my voice, because he laughed and asked me where I was. […]

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Burning embers

like burning embers   the daylight flickers and fades calming the night sky This is where “church” is for me- anywhere there is an open sky and and a grand view of nature… For many years, church was a place I went to spend time with God and to be filled up.  Church service was the […]

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When one door closes…

I had the craziest thing happen today… I drove my two daughters and my friend to the women’s 4 miler race this morning and I quickly parked the car.  Although it was early, we were eagerly anticipating the start of the race. As I got out of the car, I realized I didn’t have any […]

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