How Was Your Easter?

Good Monday morning! I mean that sincerely–it is a GOOD MONDAY MORNING! Lydia is off on a two day adventure with my brother and sister-in-law and my niece, Nora. The weather here is absolutely insanely beautiful. Asa and I played outside today, we went to Harry’s and later on, Staci and I will be shopping […]

Springy Eastery Type Party!

Easter is four days away! Four days and we are still wearing coats outside! What happened to spring sandals and sleeveless Easter dresses? I guess Lydia and I will be stylin’ on Sunday with tights and hats! I have a thing about Easter. It started a long time ago—when I first heard that the word […]

He is Risen! He is Risen, Indeed!

(This is an article I wrote for Real Life Magazine last year entitled, “What Jesus’ Resurrection Means to Me”. I know I kinda posted about this a few days ago, but it’s worth hearing again! I’m not sure if I’ll get to post this weekend–we’re helping do a puppet show/party for some kids in downtown […]

The sisterchicks eat a pickle.

SISTERCHICK [‘sister-CH-ick] noun : a friend who shares the deepest wonders of your heart, loves you like a sister, and provides a reality check when you’re being a brat. A few Christmases ago, I dubbed my 5 best friends “sisterchicks”. I’ve been friends with these girls my entire life, some I met when I was […]


I’m ticked at Easter. I can’t help it. I went to a Christian bookstore yesterday to buy Lydia a book about the resurrection of Jesus. They had an entire shelf dedicated to the holiday that celebrates that event. Every single one of those books had the word “easter” in the title. Not one book was […]