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January 17, 2013
The Rhythms of Grace
Last week, I signed my 4-year-old daughter up for her first dance class. !! I...
December 13, 2012
In Due Time
Guest post: Kent Somers is Sports Writer for the Arizona Republic. He covers the AZ...
December 10, 2012
To Sing While We Wait
Our new baby nephew was born in Kentucky very early this morning. I'm reminded of...
December 06, 2012
Week 1, Day 4: Our Every Gift
When I was a sophomore in college, my grandparents got new furniture, and got rid...
December 05, 2012
A Measure of Elf Awareness
I’ll just admit it. The Elf on the Shelf creeps me out. I mean, something...
November 28, 2012
An Empty House
A Tao of Christmas shopping, from a wannabe minimalist: So, i buy most of my...
November 01, 2012
Thin Places: Sanctuary
I love Halloween. Seriously, when else do you get to be a rockstar-gypsy-cowgirl AND eat...
October 25, 2012
How God Gets Stuff Done
It seems Mr Mourdock didn't get the message--that when God wants to get something done,...
October 19, 2012
One More Piece of the Puzzle
On a lighter note... One of the most miraculous parts of parenting, by far, is listening...
October 16, 2012
Like a Child
When the kids hit that tiny carpet square in Worship and Wonder, they say some...
October 09, 2012
In the End, There’s Cake
My kids have birthdays this week. They will be 2 and 4. And while I...
September 07, 2012
When it rains in Phoenix, people can talk of nothing else. Srsly. Facebook, yoga class,...
August 22, 2012
Sometimes, It Falls from the Sky
It was one of those rare Phoenix days when everything shimmered with a utopian light....
August 10, 2012
What Whining Will Get You…
I've got two small children. I know what whining sounds like. Sometimes, before the request...
July 25, 2012
Well, I'm late to the party, but here goes: I'm not eating at Chick-fil-A anymore....
June 09, 2012
The Great American Road Trip
What is it that keeps us moving? What are we looking for? I've wondered about...
June 01, 2012
I started getting in trouble for my 'to be' verbs in junior AP English. It...
May 26, 2012
A Perfect Day
Following a pretty rotten day, the universe will sometimes throw you a nearly perfect one....
May 10, 2012
Parenthood comes with that same sense of urgency. They grow so quickly, we don’t have...
May 08, 2012
A Moving Picture
My 3-year-old has a new catch phrase response for when you ask her a question...
April 26, 2012
How do we develop a taste for good things? Is it an acquired taste, cultivated by...
April 19, 2012
When I was pregnant, I could not eat green vegetables. I couldn't stomach the tastes...
March 28, 2012
The Business of Babies: A shopping list, a Lent reflection, and a bit of a memoir…
I recently cleared my house of ALOT of baby and kid stuff; not just outgrown...
March 06, 2012
Road-Trippy Soul Food
I know, I know, it's been almost 2 weeks since I've written anything. Nearly a...
February 14, 2012
The English Major Diet: Valentine’s Day Edition
Like many of you, I have mixed feelings about Valentine's Day. I'm all for telling...
February 11, 2012
Day 2; Burgers, Burritos and Beginnings
Ok, so we start. Read back a day if you want to know why i'm...
February 02, 2012
Why “Stay-Home-Dad” and “Mr Mom” are Not the Same Thing
Well. If I thought that telling people I was a minister could elicit a "does-not-compute"...
December 22, 2011
Who Comes This Night, Take 2!
As promised earlier today ("To Welcome in the Stranger") here's another take of "Who Comes this Night,"...
December 15, 2011
Abundance: Week 3, day 2
Me, to the 3-year-old, as I toss some things in a box: "We are going...
December 12, 2011
Week 3: The Beginnings of Joy
There's just something about a good beginning... If we are honest, any good preacher or...
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