Category: Life

When Fear Reigns

I truly believe that when we allow fear and ignorance to reign-  isolation, violence, and despair quickly follow, and it seems to me that this is what we have allowed to happen in our world. Why do we always find ourselves back here? Why…

Apple Cinnamon Bread

I’ve always enjoyed baking breads and cooking up yummy things in my kitchen, but the quarantine has provided the perfect opportunity to hone my skills. There is just something about delicious bread that I can’t get enough of and this apple cinnamon bread is…

Dear Covid-19

Dear Covid-19, While it would be easy to complain about things you’ve taken away from our day-to-day lives, I want to take the time to say thank you. Thank you for giving me time to do a little painting of my house. It may…

God Keeps Promises

I went on a bit of a sabbatical – a personal break from social media. I was feeling slightly overwhelmed with all the noise and in the past, when this occurred, I felt the need to fly away completely, which led to my deleting…

Safe & Happy at Home

I’ve not felt inspired to share here lately. I don’t know why. Maybe it’s the idea of having more time with my family at home during this quarantine. Maybe it’s my focus in the garden. Maybe it’s my focus on reading. I’m still here….

Recharging My Mom Spirit

I wish I could say I always approach motherhood with such grace and ease as I am in this image, but I don’t. Most days sure, but there are some days when I just “don’t wanna.” There are days when I experience a bit…

Life without Mommy’s Drink

I’ve been wanting to go on a retreat, to get away from everything and devote some time to self-care and a renewed focus on God. The church we attend has a woman camp, but they will have alcohol there. For me, this just doesn’t…