Yesterday was another full day at our cozy little cottage. (All five of us reside in a three-bedroom, 1100 sf ranch home in a humble subdivision) We were wrapping up the day. Work and school? Check. Dinner cooked and eaten? Check. The neighbors, well the moms and kids anyway, were gathering for the end-of-day last… Continue reading trying to be more like mary
I got my first chance of the season to see our middle son, Jonah, at junior league football practice today. (This is him as a Trojan last fall – we don’t have our new team’s jerseys yet.) Jonah doesn’t make me happy. He brings pure joy to my life. I can easily say that because… Continue reading ready for some football!
First, just let me say that I am not an unhappy person. I have plenty of reasons to consider myself among the happy and the blessed. But I’m really starting to realize, that perhaps it’s not happy that I should strive towards. Happiness is an emotion. Happiness is how I feel. Now my feelings have… Continue reading getting past “happy”