Never Stop

Never stop, little one. Never stop adventuring. Never stop being bold. Never stop being unafraid to wallow in a pile of dirt, picking it up and letting it seep through your fingers over and over again.  Never choose un-grassed-stained jeans over playing hard, even if I seem frustrated that your pants are ruined. That’s my own […]

All the Colors of Fall

Orange, yellow, brown, green – sometimes all at once. The leaves – oh, the leaves. Pumpkins. Cinnamon Sticks. Squash of all kinds and colors: butternut, acorn, pumpkin. Cider, coffee, tea.. any warm beverage, really. Yummy, autumn-scented candles. Blustery, rainy days spent cozied up inside. Sunny days that bring all of the beautiful colors of fall […]

Laying Down Perfection

“You have said, ‘Seek my face.’ My heart says to you, ‘Your face, LORD, do I seek.’ ” -Psalm 27:8 The simplicity of this verse stills my soul. All of my lofty goals and ambitions are suddenly laid to rest. “Seek my face.” All you desire is for me to seek your face. To dwell […]