Monthly Archives: June 2011

On Vacation

We’re officially vacationing and enjoying extended family. This will mean fewer posts, but I plan to write when I can.

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Special summer thanks begin

341. VACATION!!! 342. tree frogs 343. toads 344. much needed rain for in-laws 345. break in the heat for in-laws 346. new puppy who loves visiting boys 347. safe drive with few stops 348. lower gas prices 349. amazing and … Continue reading

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Forgiveness does not mean “I trust you”

Forgiveness does not mean “I trust you.” This is really important because we often think that forgiving someone means that we are really saying “everything is great, like nothing has happened between us, we’ve turned back the clock on our … Continue reading

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Nothing like a good book

One of the joys of parenthood is sharing your favorite childhood things with your own children. The greatest satisfaction is like a cherry on top when they like it too. Now that our kids are well into the elementary school … Continue reading

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Boundaries- a poem

Borders Organized around Understanding what is Necessary for healthy Dialogue and Associations Respect these Indicators of Essential Separation

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#273- Give

It’s a Sunday Scribbling! The meme this week has to do with giving-give, gift, giving, gave. This one was providential as I had written a post before I knew the prompt! The Doorbell The doorbell rings and my boys jump … Continue reading

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Words to Ponder VI: Wisdom in the Psalms part 2

Weekends With the Word is continuing to trek through the so-called “Wisdom Literature” of the Bible, digging for words of encouragement and comfort for healing, forgiveness and joy-filled living. Whatever seems to speak to me is what I’ll highlight here, … Continue reading

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