special days, special lessons

Thankful and Content

As I write this, there are almost 24 million posts on Instagram using #thankful. I love that as a nation we set aside this holiday to focus on our blessings. We are thankful for so many things (about 24 million to be exact), yet content with very few. Being thankful and being content are very… Continue reading Thankful and Content

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Picking Up Stones – searching for God working

I have never been a scrapbook kind of mom - you know the one who actually prints pictures, labels them, dates them, organizes them, and, finally, on graduation day sets out these picture-perfect (pun intended) scrapbooks documenting the graduate’s entire life. Nope, not me. I have made one scrapbook during my life as a mom… Continue reading Picking Up Stones – searching for God working