Girl’s trip…

This past weekend two of my friends and I were supposed to travel to Kernersville, NC to attend the "Come to the Table" tour hosted by Angie Smith, Annie Downs and the lady from "Against the Grain." Unfortunately, Angie Smith's dad was diagnosed with a rare, terminal cancer and they cancelled the tour so she …

Can’t breathe…

No joke - I believe this is an actual photo of pollen season in South Carolina. Everything I own outside (patio furniture, lanterns, bird feeder, etc.) is covered in this nasty yellow film and dust. I was doing great and then I decided to take a walk this morning and now the post-nasal drip and …

Refocus…

I have been so off my game, so distracted over the last few months. Sure, cancer has a way of throwing you for a loop, but I'm three months passed all that and I still haven't gotten my workout groove back. Some of it has been good and worthy distraction (i.e., writing, self-exploration, time with …

#23

March 9th marked 23 years married for Frank and I. The milestone that is today is not lost on me. Our life has been marked by highs and lows, ups and downs, and so much laughter along the way. I am grateful for him, and for the life we have built and share together. This …

Surfacing…

I've been away from the blog for weeks. First with a business trip to Denver, then returning to South Carolina with a heck of a cold. Ugh. It's been at least a year since I've been sick, and considerably longer since I've been sick like that. I'm at the tail end now and finally getting …

Preparation…

I have been on blog hiatus for a bit. Not because life doesn't continue to march on, but because I'm in the midst of a writing course and I have set aside time to focus on it. I am loving working through it so far. It's a self-paced, video and study-driven course. It's a christian …