Inspiration

Inspiration

I finally came up with a design for my small outdoor table mosaic. I started with a fleur-de-lis, a symbol I’ve always liked (in Christian circles it can symbolize the Trinity, though it has other meanings throughout history). Then I went to the web and found...

Quote of the day

I’m working on an article about how to get millennials to value the estate of marriage for Notes for Life, the quarterly publication of LCMS Life Ministries, today. Perhaps I’m scooping myself by posting this quote here, and perhaps it won’t fit into...
Things I’m obsessing about this week

Things I’m obsessing about this week

Tile. In case you didn’t gather it from my mosaic posts, I love love love tile. We’ve never lived anywhere with tile floors, but I’ve always wanted to. We’re looking at this house in Maryville that has the most ghastly linoleum floors, and I...
Over it

Over it

Our house has been on the market for two days, and I am completely and totally over it. This morning, our agent texted to say we had a showing at 2 p.m. Our first! Yay! So fast! It was around 11 a.m. I was unshowered, working frantically on my website redesign (sneak...
On the (figurative) nightstand, January edition

On the (figurative) nightstand, January edition

Here’s my book pile this month. I started with 48 Days to the Work You Love. The career coach who wrote it is a friend of Dave Ramsey’s, and since I was at loose ends after learning law school wasn’t in my immediate future, I ordered this for...