Cinnamon came in the mail for me today. So did a chapstick. It’s a very particular type of cinnamon, Ceylon. The chapstick isn’t so specific […]
I taught a class this year at my son’s homeschool co-op. One of the topics was rainbows and as we dug into how they were formed we discovered that rainbows aren’t arches, they are instead full circles of magnificent colour in the sky.
There are moments in each day that grab hold of me. It might be something as small as the fragrance my coffee releases as the […]
Have you seen The Grinder? That over the top show with Rob Lowe on Fox? If not, you’re missing out. I get the giggles when […]
My son’s therapist asked a valid question this morning. She wondered if we even used the yellow pages that had arrived on our doorstep and […]
I think of a boy, the boy named Alan. I think of his family and the great loss that was his life. The desire for […]
My son broke the baby gate this morning. He stood on it, leaned back and the whole thing came crashing down. The baby gate […]
Provide for me Lord an opportunity to serve and open my eyes to see it. Provide for me Lord an opportunity to love and open […]
Can I lock my kids up forever? Ok maybe not forever, perhaps just until 30ish?
Yesterday I handed out mustard seeds at church. Have you seen a mustard seed? No? You’re obviously not a fan of grainy mustard. Mustard seeds […]
This is my son. He has Autism. He is also a sweet, funny, delightful child who never ceases to amaze me. In honour of World […]
…or at least that we were created to worship? Yesterday the internet broke when news broke that Zayn Malik left the band One Direction. Horror! How […]
Are you looking for a little something to get you moving in the mornings? Do you find yourself struggling to make room in your life […]
We open the scene at Christmas with a young mother. We aren’t entirely sure of how she feels or how she will cope. There is […]
What are you waiting for? Are you waiting for the weekend? For Christmas and presents? Are you waiting for happiness? For life to go your […]
Let’s talk a little bit about suffering, shall we? Suffering is real, raw emotion. Suffering is facing life at it’s absolute breaking point. Suffering is […]
I’ve embarked upon a quest. I’ve called it the 52/52 project. This project will have me reading 52 books in 52 weeks. If you’d like […]
News breaks through the peace. There is violence and fear. Articles are shared, news spreads and people comment on what’s happening instantly. Theories and ideas, suspicions and details move quickly. Some true, some not so true. Everyone wants answers. Everyone wants to know the ‘why’?
“My life has value because God has touched every mundane moment with the glow of holiness. It matters. It all matters” Micha Boyett in Found […]
“Do you want to see the blood moon?” I ask, uncertain what the answer will be. “Wow.” he whispers in reply to a suggestion for […]