Joining Five Minute Fridays with Lisa-Jo today. Thankful for an opportunity to capture a few thoughts in the midst of the crazy beauty of our new life (three biological boys plus two foster children). Prompt: Worship There’s a beauty in the gross things. The little things. The things that make you sweat. The things that […]

Hate Mail

The moment can come in the middle of the Costco parking lot. (Hypothetically speaking, of course.) That moment when the line between keeping it together and losing it completely is a bit hazy and the behavior of one child is like a stack of hate mail sitting on your heart. When you read the words […]


Participating in Lisa-Jo’s Five Minute Friday (A day late–oops). Five Minute Saturday just doesn’t have the same ring to it. Here’s the deal: Write only for five minutes. Word prompt: Belong Go! There’s a pitcher of lemonade on my counter, too tart, sticky all over. But that’s no matter. The middle one has had a rough […]