I turn 39 this Friday, and I started my first biz when I was 22. It feels like a long time ago. I took $1500 of babysitting money, and over the course of the next ten years, turned it into a business doing almost two million dollars gross annually. It was awesome, until it … [Read more...]
Central to my life is my faith, and these are thoughts on related subjects.
I’ve mentioned curveballs on this blog before, right? They seem to be good things to blog about, and blogging about them helps me see the good in them, difficult as they may be. This past April, the love of my life threw me another one. He’s getting good at that—too good, I’d … [Read more...]
We all do some reflection from time to time right? We think back to what we were doing this time last week, last month, last season or maybe last year. I don't know about you, but sometimes I can shrug off the results of that reflection: "meh, same ol', same ol',". But there … [Read more...]
A guest post by Jess Connolly To say the burden on the women in our current culture is heavy is a vast understatement. As if the crushing weight of all women are expected to do and be wasn’t enough, the situation is only made more precarious because the expectations change … [Read more...]
I can hold a mean grudge. I’m not proud of it. I don’t like the idea of it. But I do it anyway; more often than I’d care to admit. Because the other option—processing, forgiving, moving on—can seem a lot harder. Interestingly, I do like the idea of forgiveness. I know that … [Read more...]