Why this Spring Might Just be the Best...in For-Frozen-Ever

It's been a long winter, friends.  A looooong, frozen winter.  One for the record books.  And, as if by the unfolding of some divine comedy, this extreme polar-vortex-in-the-Midwest winter has lined up perfectly with my time as a stay-at-home mom.  With three-year-olds.Two of them....more

After World Vision: Why I Hesitate to Call Myself a Christian

The events of the week, with World Vision announcing it will hire people in same-sex marriages and then reversing its decision, make me want to identify myself as something other than "Christian"....more
PixieDustSaving  Just a quick clarification...but being gay is a characteristic of a person and ...more

5 Must-Read Posts on the World Vision Controversy

Bloggers have a lot to say about the Christian organization World Vision's announcement that they will hire employees in same-sex marriages....more
HolliinIl Thank you. If I were writing today, I wouldn't have so much grace. Know what I mean?more

Spring Longings

{Photo from Holli Long on Instagram.}...more

Hang Out with Momastery and Church World Service this World Water Day

Oh, you know, this Saturday I think I'll "Hang Out" with Glennon Doyle Melton.  ...more

Yes, Elsa is Sexy in 'Frozen,' and Disney Got It Right

(This post is written in response to a piece which appeared on SlateandHuff Post Parents.) ...more
I had a strong reaction to the whole scene myself...but I knew why!!! I know what Elisa feels at ...more

Peg + Cat = A Win for Girls and Math

Photo Source - By FontanaLand (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons ...more

One Good Memory - Snow Cream

Mornin' Farmers

They come from a long line of carpet farmers, these boys....more