Five Minute Friday, General Posts

Invitation to Our Seat at the Table

  The kids’ table, have you ever been stuck there even though you knew you were long past that undesirable place? I was married, I even had the ring to prove it. I was childless and on Christmas vacation while my husband was away at work. I spent a lot of quality time with my… Read More Invitation to Our Seat at the Table

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Fasting Away

Fasting…. 40 days No replenishment.  No nourishment.  No fulfillment.  Lacking… Complaining.  No replenishment.  No nourishment.  No fulfillment.  No food or drink.  Hunger. Waiting.  Counting the days, the hours, the minutes, until it’s over.  Looking in the mirror and saying, “Self, look at you. You fasted. You did it. Good for you.” Done. Did you accomplish your goal?  Did… Read More Fasting Away

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Peace: You’re Not Alone

We are a military family.  It’s no secret that for most of us we get to move every three to five years.  Finding peace in the middle of picking orders, setting dates, collecting records, tying up loose ends…. and children… conclusion of activities, leaving friends, packing toys, and possibly leaving family…. is hard. Moving across the country… Read More Peace: You’re Not Alone