Emerging

(Blog post authored by purdywords) The day the Lord created hope was probably the same day he created Spring. ~ Bern Williams It’s been awhile since I last checked in, hasn’t it? The brutal winter had me buried beneath a vicious cycle of caring for one sick and ailing child after another, a little seasonal depression, with … Continue reading Emerging

Beautiful November Days: Giving Thanks Day One (30 Days of Thanks)

"There is music in the meadows, in the air -- Autumn is here; Skies are gray, but hearts are mellow, Leaves are crimson, brown, and yellow; Pines are soughing, birches stir, And the Gipsy trail is fresh beneath the fir. There is rhythm in the woods, and in the fields, Nature yields: And the harvest … Continue reading Beautiful November Days: Giving Thanks Day One (30 Days of Thanks)

Why Thanksgiving is My Favorite Holiday and the “Thirty Days of Thanks” Begins November 1st

When you arise in the morning, think of what a privilege it is to be alive: to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.  ~ Marcus Aurelius The month of November is a special time for me. For one, it is the month of my birth, and for that simple fact, I'm forever enamored with all … Continue reading Why Thanksgiving is My Favorite Holiday and the “Thirty Days of Thanks” Begins November 1st