Poustinia. A Russian word for a small cabin where one goes to spend 24 hours with God.
The first time I came upon this word Read more
In the midst of tragedy, what do we do? Today I’m feeling somewhat helpless after a week that has brought with it the death of Read more
So according to an African proverb (and Hilary Clinton) it takes a village to raise a child. Last I checked my name isn’t village. Applying Read more
Okay, so you all know I’m gonzo for my kiddos, Noah (3 going on 35) and Theo (2 going on hilarious).
But some days, some Read more
In the midst of tragedy, where is the peace?
My little dudes, Noah (3yrs) and Theo (2yrs) don’t know about terror. They have never heard Read more
This morning I read about a family in a nearby town who lost 3 young girls most likely killed by their father. The details are Read more
Well it’s been 5 months and 1 day since my Grandma Lucy died.
I’m still learning from her everyday. Sometimes it’s about friendship and remembering Read more
Okay, so it’s not Tom, Dick, & Harry, but close enough. I’m referencing the commentators for the men’s final of the French Open this Read more
So last week I was over it. Facebook that is. I was feeling dependent on my daily dose of knowing who had what for breakfast Read more
Today was race day! Only 9 weeks ago, the idea of running a 5k seemed daunting. As I write this, 3.1 miles are already done and Read more