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Thankful for…

safe travels to & from Jamaica. (P.S. going to Jamaica via Venango, Nebraska- where I met up with two of my traveling companions- is very strange.)  216 more words


One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp - A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are

“Really, when you bury a child – or when you just simply get up every day and live life raw – you murmmur the question soundlessly.   324 more words


Thankful Thursday: To Whom?

Two weeks ago we Americans paused to celebrate Thanksgiving. Some of us paused more than others, and some really didn’t slow down at all. We have a societal obsession with being constantly stimulated. 370 more words


day 83: orion keeping watch

God is good, all the time.

Today, I saw the stars.

It never occurred to me until now that the clouds have have been obscuring them every night. 537 more words

Finding Your Way: Gratitude and Pleasure

The secret to finding pleasure is gratitude.

Gratitude trains the eyes of the heart.

Gratitude teaches us to receive without fear.

Gratitude tastes the moment without tethering us to replication. 138 more words

Girls' Night In The Word

Who is that woman in the mirror?

This is going to be a very real and raw and personal post today.  I honestly don’t even know what direction I’m going to take with it.  1,393 more words

Unwrapping the Greatest Gift

Ann Voskamp slays me. She did it with her book “One Thousand Gifts”, with her deep and lyrical daily writings and now she has again with this family Advent Celebration of Christmas. 617 more words