• Adventure

    Tramily

    “Nice Backpack! Man I wish mine had that stretchy pocket on the outside. What kind of pack is that?” “it’s an Osprey Volt.” “Nice!” “Have you checked out the water source yet?” “Yeah, the first spot you come to is…

  • Books,  Faith

    A time to wait…

    It’s been uncomfortable waiting.  Waiting to be established in a new career.  Waiting to have my own place again.  Waiting to see Mossy settled and cared for.  Waiting to feel like I know what I’m doing again.  A dear friend…

  • Courage,  Faith

    Invited to Pause

    While checking email, looking at the weather for the week, and glancing at Facebook, Pandora began to play this song and I was frozen to the core – immediately stopped in mid-thought, invited by God to stop and be with…

  • Adventure

    Love Me Some Shug

    I love laughing with my mom.  As a young adult in community college, I still shared a car with Mom. She and I would often run errands together.  Sometimes, if we had extra time, we would head over to the…

  • Faith

    Quiet Conversation

    “In art, whitespace is often referred to as ‘negative space.’ It’s the space on the page absent of marks or images. We might consider the space as ‘blank,’ but to the artist, whitespace holds beauty…. Making room for spiritual whitespace…

  • Faith,  Therapeutic Parenting

    Imprinting

    There’s a 100 foot stretch of road in our neighborhood that doesn’t have houses.  On one side, there’s a rustic wooden fence lined with wild flowers.  The other side is a steep hill covered in overgrown grass, delicate Queen Anne’s…