Life Lesson: Live a Little

I have been doing some personal self-assessment lately and it’s amazing what you find out about yourself, when you ask. While digging around in my own mind, with some help,  I have discovered some character traits that I knew on some level, I suppose, but never fully appreciated how deeply they run. It’s interesting how sometimes…

Life Lesson: Accidental Inspiration

  Most months, G and I try to come up with a theme.  It helps us to gain focus when trying to write blogs and find quotes for the week.  Other months, we accidentally stumble upon something and we look back and think, “huh, I guess we must have needed that.” As I sat down…

Life Lesson: We Are All Enough

  You can’t give someone their self-worth.  You can’t order it online, go to the store and pick it up or gift wrap it in a nice, neat package and hand it to someone.  Everyone has a certain level of value they place on themselves and it can vary depending on their personality and any…

Life Lesson: Time to Buy

When is it time to buy a new computer? It can be a tough question to answer at times. If your computer stops working altogether, then it makes the answering of the question fairly simple. But when it’s just not working quite as well as it used to it can be hard to justify buying…

Life Lesson: You Get What You Need

  This week I have been in Nashville with my older girls.  My oldest had some oral surgery and I wanted to be there for her to fetch ice, make soup, get milkshakes and basically be at her service in any way she might need.  It turns out she really didn’t NEED me, she just…

Life Lesson: Keep It Simple

It’s the little things that usually please us the most. A cool slice of watermelon on a blazing-hot day. A nice comfy bed after an arduous day. A long, hot shower after a hard day’s work. Such was our adventure in bunny cakes. As many of you may know, our mom had a bakery for…