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Adventures in Cleaning

Jan Limiero is currently in Generation 24 of our Journey training. We had a chance to connect on Monday, the day I posted about my… 1,004 more words


A Beautiful, Messy Life

A couple of weeks ago, I returned from an anniversary trip to Hawaii. I shared a bit about it HERE. I posted some lovely photos of the flowers in our Hawaiian back yard. 803 more words

Gracious Living

God Does Not Pull Your Leg

When I was about six years old, my mom and I took a road trip from Washington to California to visit my grandparents.

At one point, during the long drive, I decided to take a nap. 580 more words

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Musings from Kauai

I am currently on vacation in Kauai with my husband, Alan, celebrating 30 years of marriage. The down time has been much needed. We’ve driven, laughed and eaten our way around the island (with more of that to come). 530 more words

Surrendered Life

Gratitude for the Process: Letter to a Teenager

Over breakfast a few days ago, I told some friends that, for the first time in my life, I know who I am and I love myself just as I am. 902 more words


You Are So Much More

1. 22. 1964. 51. 150. 66. 30. 3. 8½.

All of these numbers tell you a little bit about me. My birthday, age, weight, height, years married, number of children, shoe size. 524 more words

Embracing Presence

Marla: A Story of Grief & Recovery, Part 2

If you missed Part 1 of Marla’s story on Monday, please read it first. It sets the stage for our continued conversation here.

Share with us a little bit about alcoholism and its effect on you. 1,421 more words

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