Just Breathe...

I’ve found it difficult lately to relax enough to produce a deep inhale. Being emotionally stuck in negative spaces has never offered me...

Joy Comes In The Morning

Good Friday looks different today. Not just because of the obvious limitations and empty streets, in central New York, it snowed!

Where Are You?

Life can be hard. And when we are thrown off our game, we begin to entertain the darkness with questions to God like, "Where Are You?"...

Accidentally On Purpose

How God Puts Us In The Right Place At The Right Time I am forever drawn to stories where God places people exactly where they need to be...

Dress Blues In Waiting

As I sit tonight and write, it's hard to believe that it was already one week ago that I watched Sam go from a civilian to a sailor. It...

Release It and Let It Go

Protecting Your Soul Instead Of Your Mistake When my kids head back to school in addition to the clothes, shoes and athletic garb, they...

Naming It...

The importance of identifying clear desires that we seek in life. "What do you do?" I often get asked this question, even more so since I...

A Wrinkle In Time

Learning to appreciate the beauty in getting older If you ask any woman what the first sign of aging they noticed they will most likely...

Kicking and Screaming

What Parents Really Feel Like When Their Kids Are Ready To Leave The Nest When I hear the words kicking and screaming I immediately...

Father's Day...

I love father's day. Being able to still celebrate my dad here with me is such a gift. Life moves so fast and having a designated day to...

Behind the Fence

The wisdom, growth and pride that is learned from watching and waiting. It is no surprise to me that baseball is considered America's...

Glass Houses

HAVE YOU EVER HEARD A SERMON THAT YOU SWORE WAS FOR SOMEONE ELSE? At times, I've showed up for church feeling pretty confident about my...

Humble But Strong

How Humility Can Still Boast Confidence "Being humble" is a phrase I use a lot! Having four children in the naturally occurring...