Journal / News

Creative Chaos

Have you ever felt as though something is bubbling just beneath the surface? As if you need to say something, or do something, or make something…but you haven’t quite pinpointed what yet? I have felt that same simmering many times, that itch in my fingertips for something more, and lately its been right there. Driving … Continue reading

Gratitude
Journal / Relationships

Gratitude

Gratitude is defined as “the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness.” It is a “quality” that I believe to be incredibly important. Something that every person should foster in their own lives, in order to both increase the level of happiness and fulfillment in our own lives and … Continue reading

Recap
Journal

Recap

It has been a while since I’ve written anything here; but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been around. The background of my blog is full of half-written drafts of posts I still hope to publish someday. I’ve stopped in, checked my stats and read posts at other blogs, but when it came to actually writing … Continue reading

Celebration.
Journal

Celebration.

Today, at 4pm, family friends of ours will be celebrating their 50th Anniversary by renewing their vows. They are an incredible couple and I am excited to be able to celebrate with them and with their family. They go to my church, although the connection between our families is long and complicated. There are friendships, … Continue reading