Life Lessons on Loss – Part 1

Ruthless witnesses come forward; they question me on things I know nothing about. Psalm 35:11 As you may have noticed, I stopped writing for a while. Life has an incredible way of interrupting things. Our family is no stranger to hard things. We’ve learned with quite a bit of unsought experience that we can do […]

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3/52 – Something Someone Gave Me

By now, you’ve certainly figured out that I have a great love of photography. It’s a passion I got from my maternal grandfather, Leonard. A few years ago, I was blessed enough to sit by his bedside and hold his hand as he passed away. Just days before he had suffered a stroke and as […]

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2/52-My Favorite Physical Trait

I like my eyes.  It hasn’t always been that way but, then again, I haven’t always understood what they were really for: that part has definitely changed with time. I like their color. A little copper, a little hazel, a little brown. I like the way my husband comments on how much he loves them. […]

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1/52 Why Am I Doing This?

One of the challenging parts of being a leader of any kind is practicing what you preach. As a leader & mentor to women of all ages, shapes, types, and backgrounds I frequently encourage them to be brave and authentic and also to love themselves. What kind of leader would I be if I didn’t […]

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525,600 Minutes

I’m always a little fascinated this time of year with the process of reviewing what has been and what I’m dreaming will be.  We all do it, don’t we? Take stock, review the year, look back for some kind of validation or confirmation of all that we’ve accomplished. This same time, last year, I wrote […]

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Nashville

During a recent trip to Texas to celebrate my second son, I found myself part of a very raw & human experience in the Nashville airport. It’s been an incredible year full of powerful, emotional, and life-changing moments for me and it seemed only fitting that my last post of the year shared this one. […]

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Peace, be still.

But He was in the stern, asleep on a pillow. And they awoke Him and said to Him, “Teacher, do You not care that we are perishing?” Then He arose and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, “Peace, be still!” And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm. But He said […]

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