8 More Steps for Living Simply

“To find the universal elements enough; to find the air and the water exhilarating; to be refreshed by a morning walk or an evening saunter... to be thrilled by the stars at night; to be elated over a bird's nest or a wildflower in spring — these are some of the rewards of the simple... Continue Reading →

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A Power Found on our Knees

Jeremiah 29:12 "Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you." I think I'm still just beginning to understand the power in that one verse. The idea that I can close my eyes and whisper to the wind and something will actually happen? It feels far... Continue Reading →

The Rushed Life

The mind may sleep But it never finds rest The endless turning of gears Guiding the hand that never stills Among the constant tasks amist Our ever pressing time And bullet lists taped around Stealing hours from the prime Is life a game of stolen time Robbing from sleep so our hands can work When... Continue Reading →

Untold Truths of Motherhood

He's perfect. Of course I would say that, I'm his mother, and it's an unspoken rule that you are supposed to claim that your children are perfect. I'm not entirely lying either, I really do love every peice of my son. But never would I have imagined that a 21 pound tiny human could drive... Continue Reading →

The Content Wife

My friends consist of one who is going to live in Europe for a year, one who just got back from living in the Dominican Republic, one with an internship in Japan, one who spent a year in Africa, and one who is going to stay at Disney for the semester. Meanwhile, I'm lucky if... Continue Reading →

Ways to Get Inspired

Have you stumbled upon a writer's block? Or rather, does it feel like you've set up permanent residence there? It's a familiar town to all who set out with a pen as their companion, and once you've fallen in a writer's block it can be hard to get out. Other times though, it can be... Continue Reading →

Ways To Love Your Spouse

We used to stay up half the night texting, and spend the other half of the night dreaming about each other. We would get up at 5 am just to go see each other and not part until one in the morning. I had a treasured section of the wall set up as a shrine... Continue Reading →

Love Is…

They say it’s blind that love confuses the mind and baffles the heart They say it’s reckless That love turns the simplest of man into a wild disposition They say it doesn’t make sense That love cannot be explained or reasoned by the strongest of mind They say it’s hard to find That love is... Continue Reading →

To Write A Love Poem

There a million ways to write a love poem Time and time again it has been done By suitors and matchmakers alike Using pretty words to woo the girl Or scribbled in the secret journal By the lass whose heart longs There are a million ways to write a love poem You can compare love... Continue Reading →

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