faith, family, friends, life, marriage

The Balancing Act

I think the balancing act is another pursuit of perfection. We can see the pendulum swing from one extreme to the next, so if we can catch it dead center and stop it there, we will have balance. Balance in our parenting, our diet, our work, our home. Balance. Balance. Balance. "It's all about balance,"… Continue reading The Balancing Act

family, life

Is it Hard for You?

As so often happens, a semi-long ride in the car prompted lots of talk amongst my little people and I. I'm learning these windows of opportunity to really talk to them and more importantly, to listen, are fleeting and few. I try to be present for the moments and conversations as they happen. (Keyword is… Continue reading Is it Hard for You?