Peace isn’t always what you think it is. You keep saying that word. I do not think it means what you think it means. Here’s what I mean. My husband and I listened to a Tim Keller sermon as we drove through the countryside back toward home. We had dropped our girls off with grandparents… Continue reading a peace that looks like a storm
I have been on diets. I feel like diet is a four letter word. Because I can, you know, count. What I don’t count is calories or ounces. And I definitely don’t count pounds. We all know at this point that it’s about portion control and balance. I overeat. I overeat when I’m worried. I… Continue reading portion control and the diet of the heart
The Big Red Pen. You know the pen. It’s that one that was used on that paper you got back in high school that looked like your teacher stuck herself with a knife and bled all over your assignment. If you are like me, you wanted to crawl under your desk and cry. And even… Continue reading the big red pen of life
Hi friends! Can I ask you a favor? If you have about 5 minutes to spare, could you please take this quick survey?! I am thinking through some needed changes to my blog! No signups or spam, from what I can tell. And I won’t know what you answered and hold it against you! haha. Your… Continue reading Help me, Obi-wan… I mean you!
Imagine this. Pick up a fictional book, preferably one you haven’t read yet. Flip through to any random page, preferably somewhere in the middle. Read that chapter. Close the book. Now write a book review. This is probably how some of us got through Comp 101 in college, but that’s not my point. My point… Continue reading more stories less statements