PRAY=Please Rush A Yes

I have to admit, I am not so awesome at waiting. “I want what I want, and I want it now!”—I would love to give credit for that quote to one of my kids when they were toddlers, but sadly, it was their mom, yesterday...

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Depression Isn’t For Wimps…

This AM, as I was making my kids' lunches, I was struck by the ‘gift’ it is to make them. I was overwhelmed with gratitude and peace. You may think I am crazy (I won’t argue that..) for having a moment of gratitude over one of the most awful chores that plagues mother’s...

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Walk Or Run? I am enough.

I went on a run this morning, and by “run” I mean—walk WAY MORE than run. I am not a runner. I want to be. I once (twice) signed up for a half-marathon. I bought the shoes, the ear buds and water bottle pack to wear around my waist for my LONG runs. The long runs never came. But that water bottle pack is very helpful for holding my keys,  phone and $5 in case I get thirsty or hungry on my walks! So it wasn’t all for nothing...

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Bad breath and God’s radical love for us!

“Oh...your breath stinks! But Mom, I love you stinky breath and everything!” says Zach as he nuzzles my face this morning. Life lesson Zach, don’t nuzzle someone’s face at 0’dark 30 if you don’t want to smell stinky breath. EVERYONE has bad breath in the morning! I know I am not alone in this. And that fact alone gives me the courage to write this post...

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