Learning New Things I returned recently from spending two amazing weeks in Italy with my son Adam, his wife Jess and Jess’s mother Jan. We saw great works of art in Rome and Florence, ate delicious pasta, climbed the hills of Cortona, took in the breathtaking views from the tops of the churches in Florence… Continue reading Travels in Italy, part 1
Tree by Tree
Last Saturday I decided to try out the notoriously steep Disney Hiking Trail in Dalton.
My book is here!
Come away and rest
Each January I feel bittersweet as I pack up the tree ornaments and Nativities, each one holding a memory of a special person, trip, or time in my life. But while I miss the warm tree lights on these cold winter mornings, I breathe a sigh of relief to have another Christmas season behind me.… Continue reading Come away and rest
The Year I Skipped Christmas
This year is a joyful time for me, but I have many friends who are struggling with grief and loneliness at this holiday time. The following is a reprint of an article I wrote last year for the Lighthouse Connection's Refresh Magazine. My prayer is that it will bring you hope if you are in… Continue reading The Year I Skipped Christmas