Archives for April 2012

Ignorance Is Bliss. Or Is It?

I feel like I need to explain myself a little more about the way I've been feeling in regards to feeling "stuck in between" the person I am and the person I want to be. You see, for a long time I lived in ignorance. I grew up as a good Christian girl who went to a good Christian school and worked at a good Christian bookstore. I went on to attend a good Christian university and marry a good Christian guy. I had dreams of being a beautiful pastor's wife with a beautiful pastor's family. We … [Read more...]

Life In Between

Source A friend of mine posted this on my Facebook page yesterday... It's been over a week and no new blog post?! Ma'am what is up?! To which I replied... Busy and overwhelmed! :( If you have followed my blog for any amount of time, you have probably noticed that I go MIA a lot. When things in my life get busy and overwhelming, blogging tends to be one of the first things I put on the back burner.    April/May is a busy time for me at the church because I am in charge of two … [Read more...]

The Gardener {Phillip Writes}

We are back home from our trip and have enjoyed a beautiful Easter day with family and friends. When I was in Ohio talking to Phillip over the phone, he read me a poem he had written. I asked him if he would mind if I posted it here on the blog, because it seemed so fitting to share with you today. Source   On the pages of my heart is written a story of encouragement, benevolence, and unconditional love.    The gardener who was walking through the graveyard of death … [Read more...]

Cousins

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Garden Notes

I have been busy the last 2 weeks working in the backyard and garden. I don't know if you remember the raised bed vegetable garden we started last year or not, but you may have noticed that there was not much mention of it after that first post. Why? Because it was an epic fail. Let's just say that my thumb is a little more brown than green. But I am DETERMINED to master this, so I approached the garden with a lot more planning and intention this year.I started a little gardening journal, … [Read more...]