So, once a year my district has an event to honor students with disabilities. It started when we realized that we could do more to support field day with our kids. It has been going on years before I got there, and I heard about it before I was lucky enough to be a department […]Read More Happiness and a Bit of Spice
It is hard to believe that life lessons and reflective topics could occur on a Saturday at Y volleyball games…well they did, and it was exciting and fun. So, my daughter and I coach a 7-8 year old team. They are very tiny, and they struggle with focus, and skills, and confidence. We have been […]Read More Underestimation is Dangerous
Hi again…my dozen friends who read this blog. I am sorry that I did not post last week…this week is a vomit of stuff today from the last 2 weeks. Let’s start with the rollercoaster…over the last 2 weeks, I have felt loss, happiness, heavy hearted, super angry, close to a team, crying, and amazed. […]Read More Rollercoaster…understanding purpose of emotions
So, not a lot today. It’s Easter, and today’s really about He is risen…He is risen indeed. At service, I did pick up on something that I have heard for sometime…but just finally listened to. Guilt…and judgement. I learned that we are ‘awesome’ about judging others when they only show up on important days and […]Read More Indeed
So, just when I thought I started to understand where this blog was going to take me…Estee does it again. At church, we talked about agendas…in the frame of Passover. Without getting to deep into my learning, what folks thought and planned for Jesus to do was their agenda and not his…the lesson and what […]Read More What’s your agenda?
So, this is the end of spring break…usually I would be sad about going back, and blah blah blah. This week, I feel that chains were breaking free. It is all as simple as the circus we went to on Monday. The family and I moaned about going…the idea of seeing a circus in a […]Read More Spring Break…Breaking out of my own way!
Two fascinating things this week. First, I watched the first half of Hidden Figures and learned about scarcity at church. I am not gonna tie the 2 together, but I am gonna talk about both…I suck at transition, so please fasten your seatbelts. I’ll watch the other half of hidden figures this week, but as […]Read More Scarcity and Hidden Figures