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What does it look like to lead a quiet life?

Last post discussed leading a “quiet life” that’s faithful in “small things” based on:

  • 1 Thessalonians 4:11 Aspire to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you.
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Family

A Race, Some Beer, and a New Challenge

The Color Run!

I just completed the first race of my yearly goal. The goal was to do at least two 5Ks this year – one for fun and one for speed. 629 more words

Frugal

Simplicity in words

I have always loved exploring existence through words. Somehow, when I notice simple things – like the afternoon light shining on a leaf or the sound of shoes squelching on the footpath – life becomes new again. 169 more words

Take a break for awhile, Soul!

Living in some rural communities, has taught me about the beauty of simplicity. One of my best experience is when I  lived in the mountains of Merbabu for a couple of time. 231 more words

Travelling

Dumbing it Down

As marketers we can occasionally be accused of ‘dumbing down’ content or messaging. Dumbing down has a pejorative connotation these days, as though we’re being condescending or patronising to our audience by using words and language they understand. 211 more words

Communication

New Simplicity and New Look Patterns

The Simplicity website continues to be not helpful, so I’ve resorted to stalking Instagram to tell me when to head over to Pattern Review to check out the new releases for… 745 more words

Sewing

It's Never a Good Idea To Quit ... But That's What I Did

Last year, I began and quit many blogs.

Like, a lot of them.

In a blaze of passion and great ideas I’d pick a great domain name and start my first article … but it totally went downhill from there. 878 more words

Reflections