THE AIRPORT

Dear Traveling Readers, It’s a busy season and a busy time of traveling. I dropped my husband off at the airport yesterday. An hour and a half later, the boys and I returned home. I pulled in the driveway with two sleepy boys. We ventured into the house to finish the...

REWRITE YOUR STORY

Dear Rewriting Readers, Last night, I hit the wall. I was exhausted, overwhelmed, and done. I worked from morning till night, unpacking moving boxes. I was like a rat on a wheel… going and going with no end in sight. I was on autopilot… doing and doing with no end in...

THANK YOU

Dear Thankful Readers, There is so much to be thankful for. And not because it’s Thanksgiving but gratitude fills your heart. It’s overflowing. There is no shortage of thankfulness in my heart. It’s how I start my day and how I end my day… with gratitude in my heart....

LOST AND FOUND

Dear Studious Lovers, I attended an event at Gabriel’s school. The students showed their work in various subjects. Naturally, I was drawn to the poetry. I sat and read each of Gabriel’s classmates’ poem. I was fascinated and intrigued by some of these old souls, their...

DIRTY OR CLEAN DISHWASHER

Dear Dishwasher Loaders & Emptiers, Doesn’t it feel like you are always unloading and loading the dishwasher? It’s part of the daily routine. And to help lighten the load, I have some small children to help. Lucas does the cutlery. But my main man is Gabriel. 13...

CREATIVE TALK

Dear Creative Readers, At the dinner table, I do something called “Creative Talk” in which I ask playful questions. Everyone has a chance to use their imagination and come up with some creative answers. Well, Lucas didn’t want to come to the dinner table. He...