The first time I wanted to help a ministry move forward, I had just found out that I was prego with the middle child. The mission was to help my pastor grow his church in Arizona. That was almost 12 years ago...Read More
In this moment, I am in my office, at my desk, I can hear the AC blowing and thinking if this sentence is grammatically and punctually correct. I can hear the Boy in his room clicking his mouse and the girls laughing when they should be doing homework.Read More
Last year we had a discussion with the family about exchanging Christmas gifts for an experience and they bought it. A few years ago, we went to the Philippines for three weeks in December and celebrated both Christmas and New Year's there, so it was easy to sell them on going to Mexico. My boy wasn't able to go (you'll find out why here) so my awesome parents stayed behind with him. Not my ideal plan but we had already booked the tickets early in the year, so we'll just have to do it again. Oh darn.Read More
It's been a week since we've welcomed the new year with a kiss and everyone I see is embracing the fresh start. Each new year brings renewed optimism and hope for taking action, for change, for making life better. It's wonderful to see. Motivating really. The new year allows us to let go of last year's baggage and to move forward with our lives in the direction we want to go.Read More
Take a moment and and think about all of the things that you love to do. What are they? Say two or three of them out loud right now. Ha! Out loud!
One of the things on my list to to be on some tropical beach, feeling the warmth of the sun on my skin, warm sand between my toes, hearing the waves and my monkeys laughing and a banana colada in my hand. Happily I can share that just a few days ago, the Hubster purchased our tickets to Puerto Vallarta. I am thrilled!Read More