kitchen chats

Is this not the cutest salt and pepper shaker you have ever seen? Who do you think owns these? I’ll give you one guess.  They can fit in the palm of your hand. They may even fit in your pocket. And it may be that no one even notices if you walk out with them....

dear Microsoft Word,

Dear Microsoft Word, You were first introduced in 1983 so that makes you 26 years old now. At 26, I would expect you to be cutting edge. So don’t you think it’s time that your spell check recognizes the word blogging? Seriously. When I type the word...

tuesday

Back in December, we did a little project called Everyday Unwrapped. Many of you linked up and joined me on the journey of noticing. I am sad that the Mister Linky didn’t follow me when I switched domains, as those links you provided were not only fabulous, but...

making a place for her

It is important to pay attention to the things that make you tear up. Those things tell you something about yourself and perhaps, something about the God who made you. Lately I have been challenged to pay attention to those tender moments during a conversation with a...

’tis the gift to be simple

She sat in time-out and screamed. As I opened the fridge to fill the sippy cups, I had a sense of the Lord speaking into my heart. I didn’t even realize I had asked a question, but I had. Lord, help. I don’t know how to parent today. It’s just too...