Friday afternoon, I sat in my car, tweeting away about giveaways and the whatnot, when I noticed a few sobering tweets show up in my twitter stream. I stopped all the RT'ing and started trying to figure out what was going on. Less than a few clicks later, my heart started to … [Read more...] about What This World Needs Now
Central to my life is my faith, and these are thoughts on related subjects.
I don't mean to whine. Really. But do you ever have those days (or weeks) where you think you can't take any more, and then life hits you with more? I like to be in the habit of handling things, juggling, keeping all the balls in the air, and managing it all, but life is really … [Read more...] about Excellence is not an act, but a habit.
Yesterday morning, I barely made it to church. We pulled in late, me makeup-less. I was by myself because David has been working Sundays lately. Somehow, I wrangled a three year old, a twenty month old, and a baby in a carrier into the children's section of the church. I couldn't … [Read more...] about Failure, Frustration and Other F Words
Every now and then, some sweet, precious colleague will say to me, "I don't know how you do it all," and for a flash of a second, I'll feel like I'm accomplishing something extraordinary. Reality is a swift kick in the pants, however, and the statement quickly just becomes a … [Read more...] about “I don’t know how you do it all…”
This morning, I called my sister. "I need to preface this conversation," I warned her. "I have the gimmes and I want to wallow for just a minute." She replied with "What?" "The gimme-gimmes," I said. "You know, where are you comparing yourself to others and it makes you want … [Read more...] about Perspective