Slow and Steady

This weekend I’m participating in a local half-marathon. This is the fourth time I’ve done this particular race and my sixth half overall. Normally a couple of running friends and I train together, meeting every Saturday morning in the ten... Continue Reading →

On My Nightstand: February 2017 Edition

As much as I love to read, I'm embarrassed to admit that I haven't done a whole lot of it lately. Truth be told, many nights when I come home from a busy day at work I'd rather lounge on... Continue Reading →

Launching a New Adventure with Noonday Collection

  For the past few years,  I've sensed God giving me a word or thought to meditate on for that particular year. Sometimes it's a verse or phrase (for example, a couple of years ago it was Cease striving), while other times it's a... Continue Reading →

Book Review: A Spectacle of Glory

My best recollection of first hearing about Joni Eareckson Tada was through watching the movie, "Joni", which was based on her life following a diving accident that left her a quadriplegic when she was a teenager. A teenager myself when I watched... Continue Reading →

Good Tidings of Great Joy

Then the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior,... Continue Reading →

My Strategies for Getting in the Holiday Spirit

I'm just going to put it out there: the holidays can be tough for me. Christmas, in particular, is such a family-oriented time of year, and as a single woman with no children it's easy to feel left out of a... Continue Reading →

A Quick {Non-Political} Word about the Election

First things first: this is not a political post. I don't want to know who you're voting for (or have voted for) this Election Day. I'm not telling you who I voted for, either. I do hope that those of you... Continue Reading →

Loving Lately

Since I recently shared some of the books that I've read or are in the process of reading, I thought I'd give a quick peek at a few other favorite finds that are brightening my days lately. Eating: • Although I try... Continue Reading →

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