I know it has been awhile since I have written. I just - haven't had much to say. It has been really busy - although for the life of me, I couldn't say what with. It isn't like I have been working out or anything. Or even traveling that much. Life just happens. It's actually… Continue reading Happy Independence Day! Yay for long weekends! And other random stuff.
Like a lot of Americans, I suspect, I have difficulties making the most of my time. It is just so easy to plop on the couch after work, think to myself, I've worked hard today earning a paycheck, I deserve to sit here and watch a movie or Dick Van Dyke, or otherwise do nothing productive… Continue reading Making the Most of My Time
"Therefore, in order to keep me from becoming conceited, I was given a thorn in my flesh, a messenger of Satan, to torment me. 8 Three times I pleaded with the Lord to take it away from me. 9 But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in… Continue reading The Thorn In My Side
So yesterday was my birthday! Such a different birthday from last year! Last year was just miserable. Daniel and I both were sick, and Daniel didn't seem to understand that just because I said we should wait to celebrate my birthday until we were well didn't mean to ignore my birthday entirely, and I felt… Continue reading Birthdays!!
As I sit in my lovely living room, the Jim Brickman station playing softly in the background, curtains drawn, a cup of tea (yes, in a teacup) and the beautifully lit Christmas tree in front of me, it feels more like early morning than almost 11:00 AM. Of course, the magic of the moment keeps… Continue reading A New Year, A Grateful Outlook
It is a cold, dreary day outside, and I woke with the depressed feeling of knowing it was time to trudge off to work once more, where I can expect at least four emails telling me what I did wrong this time. In case you didn't notice, I don't take criticism very well. I know, I… Continue reading Counting Blessings