Joy in the Journey

Joy in the Journey

I haven’t written in a while. Glad to be back. The last several months, I’ve been on a journey both spiritually and physically and happy to say I made it through. I’ve driven many miles, read beaucoups of books, learned lots about birds, and more profoundly basked in...
My Way Maker

My Way Maker

Really struggling today. So much happening in our world that makes me want to pull the covers right over my head and stay in my safe cocoon. But as I know and you know, escaping just doesn’t work. I eventually have to face the cries of my body and demands on my time...
Arms Wide Open

Arms Wide Open

Do you long for peace in this mad, mad world we live in? When you picture a place that brings relaxation and restoration, what do you envision?  I’ve been thinking a lot about hospitality. Hospitality is sharing, caring, and providing for other’s needs. When I...
Wrestling with Relationship

Wrestling with Relationship

I’ve been in a time of wrestling, deep down in my soul trying to distinguish what my heart is saying as I listen intently to the Spirit. It’s a slow, deep tango with my whole attention on the next move. As I talk about in my article New Beginnings, my husband and I...
What Color is Your Room

What Color is Your Room

One of my best of friends wrote this and it fits well with my theme of From Blanket to Tango, so I asked her if I could share it. Enjoy! -Tanya My thirteen-year-old son had finally crossed the line. He had done IT and I had had IT! I could not wait for him to leave...
Breathing for the First Time

Breathing for the First Time

Have you ever had the sensation that you were breathing for the first time? You realize you can hear better, see clearer, and feel the closeness of God like you’ve never experienced it before. This happened to me when I was walking down a sidewalk in the heart of a...