Cheetos for Breakfast
Monday, February 19, 2018
The Empty Nest
Last night, for the first time in 28 years, Matt and I slept in an empty nest. Officially empty, that is. I mean, at this point, I still sha...
Friday, February 16, 2018
Some emotions are hard to handle. I seem to be one of those people who feels certain emotions intensely. It is easy to try to wriggle away ...
Saturday, February 3, 2018
Man of Sorrows
Isaiah 53 says that Jesus was a "man of sorrows." I wonder how many people told him to look on the bright side. To not be such a ...
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
#metoo and Eating Out of the Trash Can
Honesty alert here. Maybe even more honest than usual. Frequently I have other women thank me for saying what they don't have the words,...
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Engaged and How We Got There
Thirty years ago today Matt and I sat down on a rotting log in the mud and dead of winter and he asked me to marry him. I assumed he was jok...
Thursday, January 11, 2018
A couple months ago, without much forethought and quite on the spur of the moment, I made an executive decision. I am going to let myself g...
Monday, January 8, 2018
People communicate. One way or another, they communicate. They don't always use words. The powerless and children (who are almost always...
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