A few weeks ago in my Sunday school class our teacher asked us this question: What do you want others to notice and remember most about you? The answers were as varied as the women sitting around the room. Most centered around relationships, though. These friends of mine wanted to be known as women who… Read More
Sharing what we know to help you live life better.
Many of my early memories center around time spent at the home of my maternal grandparents. Both sides of my family are Mennonite, and Opa and Oma Bergmann were whole-hearted people of faith. As children, my cousins and I often took Opa and Oma’s faithfulness for granted. We fidgeted through the devotion times they held… Read More
I shoveled my driveway for the first time and it made me smile. Allow me to explain. This fall we moved from California to New York. Though I grew up in snow-covered states, it has been years since I lived through a winter with any weather I had to shovel. So snow is still fascinating… Read More
Over the years I’ve put a lot of thought, sacrifice, and even money into figuring how to make working from home work. Just yesterday I was telling a friend, “How amazing is it that I get to do what I love [write] while also getting to spend a large portion of my day with my… Read More
As I’m writing this, I’m amazed that 2014 has come to an end. I’m thankful for another beautiful Christmas with my family and to celebrate another year of wonder and blessings. I just wanted to share a few things that I found especially wonderful in 2014. There were so many highlights of this past year …… Read More
The countdown to the New Year is upon us. Are you ready to swing into a new year? I usually don’t make a resolution because I never follow through and tend to forget what exactly I said I was going to do. This year I am going to be different and step outside the proverbial… Read More