because sometimes, things do get better…

last night, we watched a little nature documentary on elephants. (our girlie loves elephants.) a little baby elephant had been born, and wasn’t standing… and despite the elephants’ attempts, just couldn’t walk. several of the elephants started walking away after a while, but the momma elephant couldn’t. she kept trying and trying, and finally started ...

finding the first thing

18. January 2015 randomness 0
ran across this quotation tonight: “When the word ‘priority’ came into the English language in the 1400s, it only existed in the singular form. It meant the very first or prior thing. It stayed singular for the next five hundred years. Only in the 1900s did we pluralize the term and start talking about ‘priorities.’ ...

endless grace

it’s been a couple of months ago now when a dear, dear man to me went home to be with his Jesus. i used to try and be brave at funerals, but i didn’t even bother at his.  i let my grief fall freely down my face, as my heart ached at my loss– at ...