Is Balance Possible?

Is Balance Possible?

This past week, I started pondering why my 2016 hasn’t gotten off to the start I hoped. As friends share their new resolve and goals attained, I’ve become more discouraged. Yet through that discouragement, I’m slowly coming to terms with some...
Finding Margin in the Rat Race of Life…

Finding Margin in the Rat Race of Life…

I initially penned this post when I first started my blog seven years ago. My eldest was just starting high school and now he’s about to graduate from college. It’s amazing to see how the heart of this message is just as relevant today as it was...
Unveiling the Masks

Unveiling the Masks

This is a week where children are clamoring to try on their latest costume. Excitement permeates the air as they become someone by which they typically only dream. Hiding behind a mask, they have Superman powers or Cinderella’s beauty and grace. They are...
Kindness Changes Everything

Kindness Changes Everything

Have you ever considered that there might be one thought or common idea, that you live by every moment of every day? Possibly even without recognizing it? That sounds like a mouthful to sit down and ponder, but I bet you have one. It’s something that has affect...
My Son’s First Kiss

My Son’s First Kiss

For years now, we have encouraged our sons to wait and guard a girl’s heart before he ever thinks about taking that first special kiss. A kiss is sacred and too many take that special moment for granted. Well, times have changed and girls are much more forward...