It’s Okay

My mom told me a story once. ...more

Pagan Rituals

On my wedding day, I was talking to my childhood priest about the “something old, something new, something borrowed, something … Read More → ...more

Are you Willing?

Amen? Or no? Do we really want to say this? ...more

Go ahead, surprise me…

Since I’m a blogger, I really want to write about everything. ...more

What do your books say about you?

They say, “Don’t judge a book by it’s cover.” But can you judge someone by what books they read? (More on that in a minute.) We found the house we want. I love everything about it ....more

The Finish Line

Hi y’all…I want to share everything with you but obviously that is not possible and you would not want to know it all…like the fact that the air conditioning is out in our corporate rental apartment…did I mention it’s HOT in Texas? But I see God’s hand everywhere. I mean, the other day I was […] The post The Finish Line appeared first on Great Big Yes! ....more

Middle school and life…what is learning anyway?

I had my first school parent coffee in Texas. Yep, that’s right. I did it ....more

The Invisible Brave

Note the looks on their faces. Somewhere between, “This is Stupid” and “I hate you for moving us.” Emotions run wild. On the first day of school ....more

Letter to My Daughter on Her First Day of High School

This post originally appeared on the blog in 2012 when my oldest daughter started high school. This year my younger daughter starts her freshman year. I’m reposting because ...more

If These Walls Could Talk

If these walls could talk, what would they say? Would they tell about the love? And the tears? ...more