Category Archives: tender thoughts

so let’s toast ~ shall we?

i wrote a little introduction on my instagram account this morning.  you ‘d think that should be easy peasy yetView full post »

winter’s refresh button

we slept in saturday morning & it was glorious. the alarm usually rings at 5 am so with nothing on the to-do list &View full post »

while we become & the christmas card

earlier this week i sat beside a dear friend as we worshipped together and listened to stories of hope at a largeView full post »

adoring him in the sadness

Joyful, joyful, we adore thee, God of glory, Lord of love; hearts unfold like flowers before thee, opening to the sunView full post »

the table

i popped the new chris tomlin cd into the player & listened to the lyrics as i drove to an appointment. i’veView full post »

my compass & filter

compass: instrument for determining directions & filter:pass or slip through slowly earlier this fall i feltView full post »

he was with us all along

several weeks ago when dan was in the hospital, i mentioned to the girls that our family would celebrate a champagneView full post »

frozen

so. fear of health issues haunt me. i haven’t always been this way of course. i went to nursing school for cryingView full post »

18 & brave

i am certain highschool for this generation is completely different than highschool days were for me. i’ve watchedView full post »

the story so far

dan & i were talking yesterday about how surreal these last 6 weeks have been.  while i realize i’ve bloggedView full post »

my man & colon cancer

i would humbly like to ask you to pray for dan. this morning he will head into surgery to have about two feet of hisView full post »

within the fear

thank ya’ll so much for checking in on us this week. the day of dan’s tests i asked him if he was totallyView full post »

a good day & sweet babies

i really can’t thank you enough for praying for us. there is something so powerful about knowing you’reView full post »

waiting & the next step

i remember the day i came home & told my parents i wanted to be a nurse. i was on jury duty and someone appeared toView full post »

make of your life

after over 30 hours of travel time yesterday, i landed in atlanta. i’ll be honest, yesterday morning was the firstView full post »