The vocation pendulum

Vocation has been on my mind lately as I transition into (yet another) new routine. My lovely, well-spoken friend Edie has written a couple of fantastic posts on vocation that really lay it out there for her readers, many of whom are evangelical Christians. (Stay...
Grocery update

Grocery update

A few months ago I posted about my grocery conundrum: specifically, how I needed to save money but hated to go anywhere but Kroger. After one successful Aldi-Walmart trip, I converted. Sort of. Apparently my extreme resistance to shopping will, in fact, get the best...

Random thoughts on a cold Wednesday

1. I was not made for this weather. 2. Neither were my kids. 3. Tomorrow it gets back in the 50s where it should be. 4. There’s still a tiny part of me that’s ashamed to live in an area where they cancel school because it’s in the single digits with...
A few of our favorite things

A few of our favorite things

Last night at dinner, we did the traditional “best of 2013” around the table. Derek’s pick: hiking with me at Fall Creek Falls. Kate’s pick: swimming and playing at The Little River. Sophia’s pick: her birthday and Christmas (November and...