Posts Tagged: God

August Joy Dare

2Aug2014 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

Sometimes, when it comes to these here Interwebs, I can be a bit behind the curve. I just found out today about Ann Voskamp’s Joy Dare. Which was first circulating the web in, oh, 2012! Which, in Internet time is at least an infinity and a half ago. (But in my real life, two years is nothing! Heck,… Read more »

Giving a Family

16Jun2014 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

I haven’t been the best about blogging lately, so you may or may not be aware that we recently added a beautiful new addition to our family. Violet came home to us from Uganda in May, after a nearly 2 and a half year adoption process that was equally as grueling and stressful as physical… Read more »

Crying a River

10Feb2014 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

I’m quite certain I’ve cried more over the past month than I have in the last ten years, combined. (I’m predicting a real good year for Kleenex stockholders.) I haven’t talked a lot on this blog about our impending adoption of an older girl from Uganda. I touched on it here and there, but all… Read more »

A Brave and Lonely Boy

18Oct2013 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

Sometimes I miss writing my newspaper column. It gave me a good reason to put each week’s thoughts on paper and it generated some often-therapeutic conversations with others over current events. Now, I’m not daft — I understand that’s also the purpose of having a blog! But as you can see, without a deadline looming… Read more »

Mining for Good

7Nov2012 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

Before I delve into this post, let me apologize for not blogging for nearly a month. There are several good reasons for that, mostly the fact that October was insanely busy, with a big yard sale and Halloween party to plan for and host, and losing about ten days to a nasty stomach virus that… Read more »