Are you one of those charming people who never says 'no' to anyone? Are you one of those well-meaning, eager beavers always ready and willing to say 'yes' to help requests? I am. I am also one of the crazies who ends up strained and stressed trying to figure out how to deliver on my... Continue Reading →
We can choose to view what we do as just a job. Or we can think of it as our ministry. The choice is ours.
Seeing her onstage last night was a dream twenty years in the making. The show opened with an old song that had the arena screaming at the top of our collective lungs: Estoy Aquí. Wow, her powerful voice made our core tremble while her golden locks bounced around the stage. A promising vibe. As Shakira... Continue Reading →
Leslie Knope is probably the best character in the history of comedy and humankind! Kidding, but that's probably how she'd describe her favorite character, with passion bordering idolatry. I came to know Leslie Knope during my second maternity leave. After all the helping hands and train meals stopped coming I turned to Netflix for company... Continue Reading →
Ava had just turned one year old. It was the beginning of June and Garrett's high school wrestling coach was visiting with his family. I had a strange craving, beer; I am not a beer drinker. Garrett and I joked about the craving as it was something that accompanied me during my pregnancy with Ava.... Continue Reading →