Insane fan-o-logy

Sooo, I feel like a few of my friends may or may not think I’m a little on the insane side since the World Cup began. Only a few friends. Ahem. Buuut, I have gotten a bit excited about the World Cup. For real. I’ve watched some really insane games, caught one or two boring…Read more Insane fan-o-logy

Out of control toddler??

Today, we need to talk about a special person. This person knows no boundaries. Or, sees them, but then does without them. Allow me to explain.   Life with my toddler is about living beyond a box. Whatever box you picture in your head. How do I know this? I invite you to do an…Read more Out of control toddler??

Brimming for a World Cup

What is it about the FIFA World Cup that always gets me crazy excited? It gets me even more pumped than the Olympics! Every.time.around. For one, I know that I love the game of football, but surely that isn’t all it is. I know that it gathers people from many nations, but…so does the Olympics,…Read more Brimming for a World Cup

Seasons of sleeplessness

This is something I fully get. I’ve lived through several seasons like this and I know you have too. There are times in your life when you have literally been unable to get your fill of sleep. Whether due to deadlines and real life challenges, or due to health issues, or even mental/psychological reasons, the…Read more Seasons of sleeplessness

How to leap over mountains

As I write this, I think of the many people of all ages who in this same month will be going through graduation ceremonies here in the States. Side note: I am one of those people who happen to find it absolutely ridiculous for a kindergartner to be going through such a ceremony. Heck, I’m…Read more How to leap over mountains

"A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd." - Max Lucado

What’s this world coming to?

There are many things that cause me to stop and think these days. When I see how messed up the world’s values are (where someone like this rebellious teen, infamous for being willing to physically fight her own mother and whoever else, is “rewarded” with a sold-out show while many honest people are toiling away…Read more What’s this world coming to?