Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Month: November 2016

Fighting the gimmies

Fighting the gimmies

I just wrote this prayer in my journal this morning: “Please help me during this time of plenty and excess (Black Friday & Cyber Monday sales, Christmas coming up) to not get the gimmies or be dissatisfied with what we have.” Yup. I admit. I struggle with […]

A-Musing Monday

A-Musing Monday

I just wanted to share what Siri said to me the other day when I accidentally hit the home button while answering my daughter’s call with “what’s up?” Anyone else think that Siri has been watching a bit too much of the “Elf” movie?   […]

Thankful Thursdays

Thankful Thursdays

I’d like to start “Thankful Thursdays” to give us opportunities to share with each other what we are thankful for. Would you join me?   In honor of World/National Adoption Day a few days ago, I’d like to share that I am thankful for two […]

Ordinary beauty

Ordinary beauty

Eagle. Peacock. Sparrow. If you had a choice, which would you rather be? I’d venture to say that most of us would want to be a soaring eagle. Or even a beautiful peacock. But I would guess that not many of us would choose to […]

Monday Meme – Not perfect

Monday Meme – Not perfect

This is so true and a good reminder for me. Sometimes I feel like I need to be “perfect” in front of certain people . . . but then I remember that the people who inspire me the most aren’t the ones who appear perfect, but […]