Calling

I don't write nearly enough personal or reflective posts anymore. Blogging over the last few years has turned into a bit of an advertising space for brands and products. I've been slowly making my way through 100 days to brave from Annie F Downs, and I love her encouraging words on the subject of your [...]

New Growth

In the fall, the grounds crew at our apartment complex trimmed the trees. As a nature lover, it was heart wrenching to watch. I cringed with each falling branch and nearly cried when it was determined trees simply had to go, for the sake of the foundation of our apartment. Mostly ours, there was a [...]

Ivory Palaces

This week at church we are talking about the blessing of peace, I recently shared a story with our worship committee of which I'm a member of the peace that comes with music, specifically a song that was my grandfather's favorite hymn. I was asked to share this story today at church and thought of [...]

2015 Reflection

Of all my years this maybe my greatest. In January, I was invited to interview with Stitch Fix. I admit that I applied to the job a few times and in every available area. And prior to this Interview I interviewed for a whole realm of positions from barnes & noble to the local interior [...]

2014 Reflection

On January 2nd, Travis started his new job in Montrose, CO as a  chaplain with Harden Hospice. We settled into our new  small Colorado town life! Then in Mid February, I got a job working for Montrose County as the Fair Coordinator! I have never attended a County Fair but I got the job! During this [...]

2014 BLOG in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 3,600 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 60 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the [...]