Learning to Listen

In March I was saying, “If we can just get through April, then we will have some space to breathe.”  But May brought with it the chaos of end-of-school and final exams and one more show choir production and cheerleading fittings and graduation and parties … and then it was June.  Really?  June, already?  Wasn’t […]

Have Yourself a {Mary} Little Christmas – Introduction

Not all women are Marthas, but even women who aren’t generally become Marthas at Christmas.  How else would Christmas get done if it weren’t for us. ~ Brenda Poinsett Gift-buying. Menu-making. Present-wrapping. Cookie-baking. House-decorating.  Tree-trimming.  Party-hosting.  Photo-taking.  No-sleeping. It’s the most wonderful time of the year!   And the most exhausting. Whether we busy ourselves with […]