Tag Archives: micah 6:8

What to do, what to do?

In 1996, I sent my resume to the Alaskan teacher certification board. My plan was to get approved to teach there and then move to Alaska, teaching and living a frontier lifestyle. My request was denied. The state education board … Continue reading

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In His hands

My second son is leaving today. My hubby and I just dropped him off at the airport to fly to the west coast. I am not a weepy person- but letting go of the children I carried, nurtured, taught, and … Continue reading

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Still

My husband and I are alone now. It is the first time in nearly twenty years that we have gone grocery shopping and only had to purchase food for two. We still bought more than we needed for a week, … Continue reading

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Undone

I read a post by a favorite author about the idea, the decision, to allow ourselves to have an unfinished To-Do List. Her words rang deep inside. Her reasons were due to some major life events that were going to … Continue reading

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snowflakes and avalances

Have you ever wondered why an avalanche happens? There is a change in the environment that causes a shift in the weight of the snow which triggers the snow to move. Once it begins to move it cannot stop and … Continue reading

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wrestling with self-righteousness

Rarely does something make me more angry than when someone is trying to prove a point by pointing out all the things that another person did wrong.  I feel my shoulders lean in like a guard on the line ready to … Continue reading

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Requirements

My sons are quickly growing up. They are at the age of making decisions on their own and telling us the results, not inviting us into the process. They are also at the age where the time I have left … Continue reading

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