Going Slowly in 2021

The new year is here and just like we said, nothing magical happened when the clock struck midnight on New Year’s Eve as we drifted into January 1, 2021. But you know what? Even though I wrote it and I said it to many people, I was still somehow let down a little. I was…

We’re Back!

We know there is A LOT going on in our country.  There is a lot vying for our attention and things feel daunting.  Life has felt hard for going on 10 months now.  To say these are unprecedented times, feels like an understatement and we feel the heaviness that you carry as well. The reality…

OSU Sports Fans

Tonight, is the National Football Championship between The Ohio State University and Alabama. While I realize there are more pressing things happening in our country, tonight, we will pause for a few hours and watch a game. A game, that regardless of who wins or loses, will not have any real bearing on our day-to-day…

Happy Holiday Hiatus

I can’t believe we have arrived at this place. It’s come fast and S L O W all at the same time, it’s our annual holiday break. This year has been a doozy for everyone although we’ve all had our own experience with what a pandemic can wreak. We are going to continue our joy…

Being Joy(ful) Wherever You Can

I was away for a few days at the beginning of December. It was a long-planned trip to celebrate our 20th anniversary. Not for me and Lowi, we go back further than that, but for my husband and I arriving at 20 years of marriage still speaking to one another and overall happily together. For…