lasting hope

I am hardwired to be optimistic. It takes a lot to get me down… usually a combination of illness/injury, eating poorly & not sleeping enough. But like you, every day something tries to undermine my hope: I am married to a wonderful man, who tends to be more of an Eeyore in nature, mostly dueContinue reading “lasting hope”

go to the source

I am an avid learner, as I recently shared in my desire to keep taking courses. I like to study the Word, read how others interpret the Word, and grow through the process. The image I am sharing today struck me as a great visual reminder of the three key ways to encounter truth, andContinue reading “go to the source”

His favorite

My son & I were both changed by his grade three teacher that year. Mrs. M. had a tool in her teaching belt which caused several hundred former students and many current ones to show up at her retirement ceremony, in a school with classroom sizes averaging of 20-25. Each and every child she taughtContinue reading “His favorite”

beYOUtiful

Everybody should have a Hoho. Not the snack cake variation, but the kind that comes in the mail. What is a Hoho? Their creator, Crystal from http://www.littlebitfunky.com says it best: And here is the picture of my Hoho, whom I have named Foxy… Isn’t she cute? I have struggled off & on for years withContinue reading “beYOUtiful”