My, Aren’t We Nosey?

What is it about human nature that makes us so concerned with the lives of others? A trip through the check-out line at the grocery store inevitably includes bombardment by numerous publications, ones that make their money spreading the latest gossip about celebrities. Who's dating who? Can you believe they wore that? Guess how she … Continue reading My, Aren’t We Nosey?

Five Minute Friday: Motherhood Should Come With…

These pure and spontaneous pleasures are "patches of Godlight" in the woods of our experience. {C.S. Lewis, Letters to Malcolm} Five Minute Fridays have become "patches of Godlight" for me. In 5 minutes I tap-tap-tap out my spontaneous response to Lisa-Jo's prompt, and then leave it there for you; pure, raw and unedited. Reading how others … Continue reading Five Minute Friday: Motherhood Should Come With…

When I Grow Up…

  Cora has decided that when she grows up she wants to be a singer, a dancer and a painter. They all seem attainable to her. When is it we begin to minimize our confidence in our abilities. At what age do we lose our ability to dream? Today I discovered this quote by C.S. … Continue reading When I Grow Up…

My, Aren’t We Nosey

What is it about human nature that makes us so concerned with the lives of others? A trip through the check-out line at the grocery store inevitably includes being bombarded by numerous publications that make their money spreading the latest gossip about celebrities. Who's dating who? Can you believe they wore that? Guess how she … Continue reading My, Aren’t We Nosey