We had this get-together planned for months. The meal plan was ready. Our schedules had finally aligned. This would be an evening where food was enjoyed, laughter was ample, and joy was the air we were breathing. Then it happened. One of our kids got sick...
It is the seemingly automatic response from so many I interact with these days. By simply asking the question, "how's it going?", the reply rarely varies. It comes from business executives, local law enforcement officers, traveling salesmen, stay at home... Continue Reading →
Friday night ball game. Saturday morning practice. Saturday afternoon shopping trip. Weekend trip to the movies. Sunday travel team game. Not too mention the routine of homework, chores, and the honey-do list that seems to always be growing. The weekends... Continue Reading →
"We can feel reassured by busyness and strangely comforted by it, even as it saps us of all strength and keeps us from feeling as if we are succeeding at even one of our responsibilities." Ever feel so busy you cannot get... Continue Reading →