I worry that when some of us hear the word prayer, we think of something that has to be long, formal and maybe even memorized. In reality, prayer is simply having an honest conversation with God. Continue reading
When I became a bride nearly 10 years ago, all I knew how to prepare was spaghetti, bean burritos and cheese dip. My husband mostly grilled or baked pizza . He purchased a pizza oven our first year of marriage. Continue reading
It’s 6:53 in the morning and already so many things swirl in my head–wash the dishes, paint the dresser, fold the laundry, clean the floors… I am a task master. I like to make lists and, better yet, I love crossing things off. In fact, I get so much satisfaction from doing this I not only check off the item I also draw a line through it.
Busyness is one of my bigger hang ups. What is it that drives me onto the next task keeping me from being fully present in the present?… Continue reading