THIRTY-NINE

I have been a bit quiet of late. Not because I haven’t had a lot to say, but because I feared that what I had to say wasn’t edifying. I am not sure of what I want the blog to be – an online journal of a mom of five children, a journey of recovery […]

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Facing Memory – days 8 & 9

Yeah. My dead computer yesterday morning meant I couldn’t type as the last of my dishes were cooking. And I hadn’t planned on typing. I was going to share with you photos of the Thanksgiving cards my kids made for me. But I haven’t even taken pictures of those yet. How DO.YOU.DO.IT.ALL? ••• I’m not […]

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A Wide Leash

  Wide She pulls up on to her tippy toes and her fingers. Her legs are straddled. She smiles. Huge grins. Her push up complete, she lunges forward. 2 inches. Again she gets up, in a perfect straddle push-up, with a straight back and bum, all 16-1/4 pounds of her 26” self, on those tiny […]

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Banged Up Vessel

So we’re not giving up. How could we! Even though on the outside it often looks like things are falling apart on us, on the inside, where God is making new life, not a day goes by without his unfolding grace. These hard times are small potatoes compared to the coming good times, the lavish […]

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