accepting the blues

The blues are not always a bad thing, you know. Many of my favorite things that help me fight off the blues are, in fact, blue. Hydrangeas, bluebells….I love seeing the shades of blue that are found in a garden. (pic from: http://thecountrydiaryofasouthernlady.blogspot.ca/2010/06/rhapsody-in-blue.html Blue jeans.  Oh, how I love to wear my jeans. Its likeContinue reading “accepting the blues”

wait for hope to appear

Lam 3:19-31 the Message 19 I’ll never forget the trouble, the utter lostness, the taste of ashes, the poison I’ve swallowed. 20 I remember it all––oh, how well I remember––the feeling of hitting the bottom. 21 But there’s one other thing I remember, and remembering, I keep a grip on hope: 22 God ‘s loyalContinue reading “wait for hope to appear”

Good things come in threes

Today was a day filled with unexpected moments. Pushing myself harder in morning boot camp, learning a new program, taking some time to just be, discovering the fascinating story behind one of my favorite childhood stories, abruptness from someone in customer service, being there for hard news, delighting in new arrivals. A day not unlikeContinue reading “Good things come in threes”