Among the trash bags filled with wrapping paper and Internet searches for leftover ham recipes, a different air hangs around the house. A deflated sense of Now What. Two days ago the mood was wonder — what is in those boxes […]
“Mom, What’s your favorite food?” He was in kindergarten and filling out a “Get to Know You” worksheet. As a self-admitted food addict, I found it a profound question, because the truth is my favorite food is “whatever is in front of […]
Then one day you realize you were feeling like a shell of a human being because you were molting.
The new skin is tender. The legs shaky. The next steps undetermined.
But the shell is discarded.
Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the desert and streams in the wasteland.
Just this past weekend I tried on a pair of shoes — super cute and very well-priced. But no matter which size I tried on, they just wouldn’t fit my foot. I wanted to make them fit. (Did I mention […]
On this Think About It Thursday, here is your assignment: How Can I Take Better Care of Myself? Do a journal entry, a blog post, meditate on it, make a list. Choose one to focus on for this follow-up question… […]