Keep Living, Until You are Alive Again!

You know when you are walking through a hard time and people throw those 'lovely' phrases at you to to help them feel better about your hard time? Like, “God doesn't give you more than you can handle.”—Umm, not helpful. I won’t get into a theology debate but every day people are carrying things they can’t handle on their own…

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Drink It Up!

Odd title coming from a recovering alcoholic I know. ;) 

A few weeks ago I was in San Fransisco for a business meeting. Before my meeting, I went in to Starbucks to grab a cup of coffee. A homeless gentleman in front of me named Rain bought it for me…

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#MeToo —Mercy Triumphs Over Judgement

I sat with 2 friends this week who fell hard. Not just a little stumble. A full humiliation fall… I won’t go in to the details—details don’t matter. Well, the details matter to them —and they re-live the details over and over again in their minds eye. It’s haunting them...

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Action Trumps Anxiety

I am constantly reminded we were all made for so much more than the constant struggle of life. The tug and pull of life is exhausting at times. If it’s not one thing it seems to be another...

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It's Time To Take The Gloves Off

Anyone else exhausted of all of this politics?! I don’t want to sound ‘un-American’—I am a full blooded American. We are so patriotic our son was born on Veteran’s Day and our daughter was born on Memorial Day (not kidding)—not that we had a choice in either of those days—they both were weeks early but healthy by the Grace of God. 

I am just so over the passionate rhetoric on both sides. Again please hear me, I am pro-America! I am so pro-America I am registered to vote in 2 counties… ;) That was a little joke for my conspiracy theory friends to lighten the mood. I am in fact only registered in 1 county, as far as I know...

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When A Loved One Dies…

In the last 3 weeks I have lost 3 people I admire, love and respect. They have gone to Heaven and I wanted to share some thoughts as I have been wrestling through this time. And can I get a Hallelujah?!—kids go back to school tomorrow!...

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Broken Is Safe

Hello blogging world! Nearly 6 weeks since my last post. I am told in the blogging world that is an eternity. Well, cheers to eternity then! We moved more than several weeks ago...

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