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Facebook Fast

Yesterday I ended my Lenten fast from Facebook. The fast was not difficult at all. In fact, several friends reported that they were experiencing more withdrawal symptoms than I was during my absence. 220 more words

Intentional Living

Warrior Pose

In Sanskrit, The Warrior pose is called Virabhadrasana. The name derives from Virabhadra, a great warrior hero in Indian mythology. Warrior pose is a vigorous yoga posture that demands strength and steadiness. 1,283 more words

Becky Allender

Alone again

Until very recently I used to make sure that I had plans for a day or a weekend off. I always had to be doing something outside of the house. 676 more words


#atozchallenge: Quell

Surrounding me lies the dead grasses of last year’s prairie: brown, chest high, stretching off towards the barren woods in the distance. A strong wind rustles each blade of grass, and the millions of gentle movements begin to form a symphony. 169 more words


The Reality of Easter

Easter was different when I still had three children at home.  The days leading up to Easter Sunday were often filled with shopping for Easter clothes, putting baskets together, and planning for an egg hunt.   362 more words


Fix My Eyes - our foster family theme song

Yes, I’ll admit it. I’m a huge For King & Country fan righf now. I’ll also admit it takes me a bit to catch onto their lyrics between my middle age ears, tbeid drums, and their Australian accents. 246 more words


Hope Beyond Hope

I am sitting here staring at the computer screen wondering what I should write, if I can write, and if my words are important. I want to say something profound, something that will touch someone’s soul and let them know they are not alone. 853 more words