This post is going to seem very ill-timed as we just started a new series at church about “Discovering Contentment in a World of Consumption” (Watch the Series Here!) but I’m going to write it anyway. Freddy and I did put a lot of purchases on hold after the first phase of home renos and… Continue reading Things
When I open the fridge, I see one egg. No bacon. No orange juice. And the pantry only has enough pancake mix for one person. There are two of us. When Fred opens the fridge, he sees this: Huh…I guess I missed that when I looked this morning… Bottom Line: I love being married to… Continue reading Vegetable Cakes
Waking up before me to brew the coffee that I picked out yesterday. A packed lunch. Praying that I will be blessed today while I’m struggling to get out of bed. Encouragement. …and it’s only Monday morning. Feeling blessed to share my life with my best friend husband.
Today is a rainy day Sunday. Despite my long laundry list of things to accomplish, I find myself at the Bean & Leaf Cafe in downtown Rochester, sitting at a window seat table, looking over the corner intersection. The leaf design artfully displayed in the foam of my dirty chai latte is expanding into an unrecognizable… Continue reading Bean & Leaf Cafe: a rainy day, coffee shop Sunday afternoon