Wildfires are known for the damage they leave in their wake. But what if there’s a purpose beyond?
Everyone makes these amazing New Year’s Resolution lists, or better yet, the “Word from the Lord.” I’ve never been able to parse it down to one word… until this year.
Some books you find. Other books find you. This is one of those books. I’m in a season I know is healthy – embracing the slower pace of life of being a stay-at-home mom (and not fighting it) and spending my days writing words, reading books, going for coffee and washing dishes. I have no …
The Father’s heart delights in his children… and we are his children!
A few of my favourite podcasts for this season of burnout.
Today I’m writing from my summer “office” – a place with no walls, bordered by aspens whose leaves sound like music in the wind; we call it the ‘wifi tree’ as this corner of the bush is the only place around with semi-reliable connectivity and I haul a lawn chair, water bottle and laptop out …
All my picture-perfect plans were laid to waste before it even began. How was I going to make it through this season?
Is self-care selfish? Is it really just an excuse for indulgence or is there more to it?
Courage is doing something scared. But you know what? The more you do it, the less scary it gets. Kind of like strength training – what once was so hard becomes easier with training. Courage is a muscle.
Nobody likes to be limited. It has a feeling of being held back, prevented from something good. But what if those limitations are actually what drive you?