I’m Back…Grateful and (still) Growing

After a little sabbatical, I am inspired to put my fingers back on the keyboard to share from my heart.  A couple of things have poked me to get back into blog world- a truth or dare type question in a group recently asking if I could do anything and not fail, what would it…

Thank God it’s Lent

My favorite season is underway. I have decided just this week that my favorite season is Lent and… my favorite holy day is Ash Wednesday. We can talk about my favorite holiday another time. Ash Wednesday?  Lent?  Really?  Really. I heard the readings that day, especially the gospel: Mt 6:1-6, 16-18 Jesus said to his disciples: “Take care…

Alphabet Fail, Gratitude Prevails

Well, I have to confess, I have failed at my own alphabet challenge. (a post a day for each letter of the alphabet!)  Life and memories have gotten in the way unfortunately for the abc’s. Memories, specifically my hometown’s memories, is a new ‘group’ on my facebook this month.  It has taken over like a…

Courage To Change the Things I Can (my “C” alphabet writing challenge word)

cour·age  noun   ˈkər-ij, ˈkə-rij\                                                                                                                                                         : the ability to do something that you know is difficult or dangerous :  mental or moral strength to venture, persevere, and withstand danger, fear, or difficulty When I hear the word courage or receive the instruction to be courageous I have a strong image of the Lion in the…

Brain Farts Defined

Too much information, not enough storage space. Filing system outdated and disorganized. My central nervous system is long overdue for a defrag. Is it dementia, forgetfulness, or just a case of thought hoarding and some information overload? Common name: Brain farts. Reboot and move on. Biblical: 1. Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a…