Waiting.

Waiting.

Waiting. What is this season of waiting and what exactly is the (unseen) purpose? Often in seasons of waiting I find myself in angst. Unsure of how to calmly and peacefully sit in what feels like an endless cycle of wondering: what’s next, where to go from...
Spring Forward

Spring Forward

Spring is just around the corner. And by corner, I’m quite sure that means at least two more cataclysmic snow storms, a few more weeks of below thirty-degrees and, at best, another month of winter boots and coats. {Just around the corner though!}    ...
Holding Out For Hope

Holding Out For Hope

  Do you find yourself hoping for more? Do you hope for more money in your bank account? Do you hope for a new beginning, a resolve to the previous ending in your life? Do you hope for things to calm down or things to stir-up?     How about hope for...
Dear Dad,

Dear Dad,

Hey Dad? I know you don’t think you being here matters much. I know you think you don’t have much to offer in the way of raising kids, but I don’t think that way. I see you go to work every day, even at night sometimes, I see you tired and worn out...
To Mom:

To Mom:

Dear Mom,Take a second. Look around. Listen. I hear the kids fighting in the next room. I see the laundry over there in half, color- coded piles…endless. I see the dishes mounting and the growling tummies and the daily packed lunches. Balanced some days and...