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 ...

no yogis over here…

so, the other night, my husband and i decided to do a yoga video online.  i have a trial subscription with grokker and thought this would be a good time to try it out.  since i haven’t done anything yoga-ish since prenatal yoga with i was pregnant with E, i thought it would be a ...

why i write

several weeks ago, a friend challenged me to take a few moments to spell out and blog why it is i write.  i found the timing a bit ironic, considering that at that moment, i was taking a hiatus from writing.  oh, not because i wanted to.  i never really do… it was because beginning ...

bragging on my “kids…”

maybe some of you have never noticed, but there’s a page tab at the top of my blog.  (go ahead.  look…) see it? not the “about me” one. not the “essential living” one. but the other one? the “upstate area speech and debate” tab.  that one. if you click it, it will point you to ...