Out my Window: A beautiful Spring day, low 70s, sun, blue skies, birds chirping Enjoying: Cooking on the grill, hanging flower baskets, making summer recipes and marinades, smell of lilacs Listening to/Watching: Still in the epic story mood so I started listening to Lord of the Rings on Audible. Another great narrator makes this a … Continue reading Daybook
I had attempted for three years to cultivate hostas in our side garden. Hostas! They are the perfect shade friendly plant. They are pretty versatile and hardy, but alas, they would only last a short time and then die. I conceded and started envisioning something more conducive to that area that seemed to not be … Continue reading Someone Else’s Garden
Out my Window: Slightly overcast, but warming up to May temperatures. The greens are starting to pop. The birds sound so happy. Enjoying: warmer temps, walks, Spring popping up boldly, the birds everywhere, listening to the peepers Listening to/Watching: I am still listening to Til We Have Faces by C.S. Lewis on Audible. I am … Continue reading Daybook
Tension is what we came up with; balance is what we wanted. How does one practice holiness, and be holy at the same time? If we are a new Creation, how come the old still woos? A group of us are going through the first letter from Peter to Christians in all areas of the … Continue reading Now, and Not Quite Yet
Out my Window: Northern mid-Spring... dreary, starting to warm up today, buds swelling Enjoying: reading, finding creative ways to connect with friends and family, found a new online "magazine" that I am thoroughly enjoying https://thecultivatingproject.com/ Listening to/Watching: Still watching Sarah Clarkson’s nightly video. Unfortunately for me she is taking a break. I may go back … Continue reading Daybook
Out my Window: Winter wonderland Enjoying: Sarah Clarkson’s nightly chat, stovetop popcorn, flowers from my friend's garden, laughter Listening to/Watching: Still watching Sarah Clarkson’s nightly video. I am loving her calming voice, encouraging thoughts, and sharing of a poem and a psalm. On fb her page is SarahEClarkson and IG it is Sarahwanders… Holy Post … Continue reading Daybook
I was thinking of that line from The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe, "always winter, never Christmas." This Lent with the help of a pandemic felt like "always Lent, never Easter" which of course is not true, but it felt that way. For some reason Easter was the marker in my mind of all … Continue reading Eastertide Monday, Now What?