My Favorites and Yours – 2016

It's the end of another year. A year filled with ups and downs, successes and failures, diagnoses and treatments, and more mothering than I ever thought possible. As much as I am looking forward to the new mercies I'm praying 2017 will bring, I wanted to end this year well, and with all of you. I cannot tell you how much Not The Former...Read More

I Was In The Air On September 11, 2001

I was in the air when it happened. Working as a director of training and development for a large company meant frequent travel. Every Tuesday morning, I boarded a 6:00 AM flight for either San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston or New York, and flew to meet with and train various executives. September 11, 2001 was no different. I boarded my flight from Seattle to...Read More

Motherhood – One Step At A Time

"Mommy, that would be so boring," he said. "What?" I asked, sighing and thinking he was missing the whole point. "Walking around that big wall, for six days with nothing happening." I looked down at the children's bible in his sweet but very dirty hands. "Yes, I guess it would be," I answered, beginning to realize my son was teaching me something about this...Read More