Things to Remember When Life Gets Really Hard

Things to Remember When Life Gets Really Hard

Remember When Life Gets Hard We’ve all had days when life doesn’t seem to go our way. Sometimes those days turn into weeks or months, leaving us lost in a season where our world feels off track and out of balance. We want more, but we get less. We want...
How to Bake a Book

How to Bake a Book

Writing and Baking, Books and Pies   “Instead of studying Locke,–I go make an apple pie, or study Joy of Cooking, reading it like a rare novel.” -Sylvia Plath I remember the first time I baked a pie from scratch. I was in high school and grabbed my mom’s...
Pulling Weeds from the Garden of Our Lives

Pulling Weeds from the Garden of Our Lives

What Needs Pulling In Your Life? I took the above picture of one of my flower beds in my backyard last week. It’s a succulent garden, and it can withstand a lot of weather; high winds, dry conditions, three feet of snow and even my dachshunds sunning themselves...
The Beauty in Our Scars

The Beauty in Our Scars

Finding Beauty Do you remember the scene in the movie Jaws when Richard Dreyfuss and Robert Shaw were on the boat comparing their scars? Their conversation became a competition and they proudly shared them as badges of survival from encounters life had thrown them....

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