Month: September 2012

On The Reconciliation of Stuff (Master Bath Edition)

On The Reconciliation of Stuff (Master Bath Edition)

One decade is the length of time I’ve been living with these two items. They greet me every morning in the master bath as I ready myself. Two long time friends of mine right here. That freesia body spray still has a good two weeks […]

Community: Take 2

Community: Take 2

She rides her bike to school everyday with her children. A gentle woman that I would like to get to know. Sometimes, there’s that spark in friendship that you just can’t explain. We pass each other on busy mornings, each giving our kids good bye […]

A Million Miles In A Thousand Years

A Million Miles In A Thousand Years

Some quotes that have been inspiring me lately… from a book by Donald Miller. A Million Miles in a Thousand Years “The whole point of the story is the character arc. You didn’t think joy could change a person, did you? Joy is what you […]

Book Club at (in)courage

Book Club at (in)courage

I can admit it, whenever I go to a social gathering and I am the teeniest tiniest bit nervous to meet new people, I want to wear a new shirt. This is my coping mechanism. I want to hide myself from the new people slightly, […]

A lesson learned from Jaycee Dugard

A lesson learned from Jaycee Dugard

The unknown is like the light mist of dew on a mature summer morning. The grass is shiny although one cannot make out the exact droplets of water on the blades. The asphalt is darker and a clean looking sidewalk lies before me, although I […]

Over the Edge [Book In Review]

Over the Edge [Book In Review]

  Four out of Five Stars Over the Edge is the third book in a series called the Kincaid Brides by Mary Connealy. I must admit that once I realized this book was the third in line, my heart sank because I assumed I would […]