Mamachaj

A gaze out the window to mist covered roads hills rolling a soft breeze coaxing tendrils of gray away. The fog away on its travels blankets over the trees and grass the green covered mountains reveals the beauty of each leaf of every story telling all that God rules. He always reigns. The air fills …

simply brilliant.

You are worthy of love. Even as a child I would share this treasure with my friends and family because both joy and sorrow was felt from deep within.  However, it may have proved challenging for me to take to heart myself. To be sure, from the beginning of my time on this planet, I felt no shortage …

the art we bring

Friday mornings call for coffee and routine on the regular. This morning creates the exception. The boys are sleeping in as a result of no school; parents meeting with teachers and teachers sharing reports with parents. The house is quiet. As the clock ticks forward, I anticipate the eruption of life to happen at any …

listen to me

In light of tension filled posts and pages and news, I just thought I would share some of the insights I have been experiencing recently regarding conflict and heavy conversations.  Lord knows we are not all the same; He wired us to respond and tick and be different, gratefully so we are more than just lifeless replicas of …

my story

Well, here is to taking a step of faith. As I have shared my story with different people at different venues and in different spaces, I am reminded that courage and authenticity is less easily practiced than preached. So here is to letting you know a little more about me. Take a half hour journey with me …

doesn’t end here

After gathering lunch sacks and snack packs and school bags filled with juice boxes and granola bars and sandwiches, I am reminiscent of diapers and bottles and giggles and cuddles. Those were the days where their momma was a requirement for their itty, bitty existence. Now, I watch their little legs pump as they climb up the steps …