Becoming, Everyday Grace, Perspective

May the Light of Your Soul Bless Your Work

For the last few years, a chalk-board sign above my kitchen sink reminded me to "Love people. Cook them tasty food." (Thank you Penzey's.) Unfortunately, my idea of tasty food differs drastically from my family's idea of tasty food. The idea of loving people by making them tasty food only made me cranky: I am… Continue reading May the Light of Your Soul Bless Your Work

Becoming, Contemplation, Listening, Perspective, Questions, Quotes

Leaning into the Wait

A few weeks back, I wrote about finding myself living in the ellipses- the ". . ." - a time in-between what was and what is to come.  I struggle with the slowness of this time.  I have a feeling that I am not alone. Have you found yourself in an in-between time--that space between… Continue reading Leaning into the Wait

Becoming, Everyday Grace, Perspective

Beyond the Symptoms: From decluttering to mindful social media consumption

It is time for some deep-cleaning.  Last week, I was an irritable mess.  My house was a mess.  I felt overwhelmed.  "Don't ever buy anything ever again!"  I almost yelled at my husband. "No milk?  No eggs?" he replied. "You know what I mean."  I snapped. I threatened to throw everything in the house away. … Continue reading Beyond the Symptoms: From decluttering to mindful social media consumption