This post is for all the women who's hearts are hurting today. It's a long one, so pull up a chair. Whether you're navigating the uncertainty of being single, the physical pain of endometriosis or other debilitating health conditions, the devastating reality of infertility, the unspeakable grief of loss at any stage of pregnancy, or… Continue reading Forget-Me-Nots on Mother’s Day
Our Utah winter has been looking more like Seattle lately rather than "the greatest snow on earth" state. And don't get me wrong -- I'm not complaining... I absolutely love the rain! To be honest, I would take it over the snow any day. These overcast days and the need for comfort food while navigating… Continue reading Carrot Ginger Curry Soup
Today’s mindfulness walk in the rain held a poem for me.I caught it just before it got away... HEAVEN WEEPS, TOO Pale clouds hover closedraping dark and delicate woes.Open wide, sky —Grieve your lost drops! Steady tears of rain,steady tears of pain...no more stored inside;instead, shared with Earth. Each drop like a drum,steady beating carries… Continue reading Heaven Weeps, Too
Thank you so much to everyone who has expressed love to our family about the news of my Dad's passing on Sunday. Words cannot express the depth of sorrow we are all experiencing at this time of mourning. We have felt the strength of your prayers. We are being carried by God's grace. We have… Continue reading God Be With You Till We Meet Again
Yesterday was a wonderful day full of peace, love, and joy. And gratitude — so much gratitude! Today as I reflect on the many blessings and tender mercies, my heart is overflowing. Sometimes Christ gets lost in the hustle and bustle of holiday to-dos. It takes an intentional effort not to get distracted in all… Continue reading Joy to the World!
Around this time last year I was driving from Springville to Salt Lake for weekend performances of "The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe" at the Utah Children's Theatre. It was an amazing experience to be part of this production to tell this powerful story. "The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe" was one of… Continue reading Playing Mrs. Beaver in “The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe”