Something hit me. Hard. Whatever it was (or is!), I went from 100 mph doing chores, cleaning dishes and getting charting done to about 5 mph as I crawled into bed at 9 pm and slept for about 12 hours. A fever and GI symptoms knocked me FLAT! I have gardening to do, housecleaning to … More Bone weary gratitude
There is laundry to do. Dishes. Vacuuming. Dusting. Reading and studying. A book review (which really must get bumped up on my priority list!) The list is actually quite long, and just a wee bit annoying. Being productive by striking things off my to do list was not what I needed to do this … More Breathe. Even when it hurts. Just breathe.
My parents had some pretty clear rules. One of them was inviolable… NEVER EVER leave the car gas tank at less than 1/4 tank. This was especially true when one drove one of the family cars. The next driver would not appreciate driving on fumes. And since my parents were generous with gas money whenever we needed it, there … More Running on empty
Oh Lord, It is far too easy to find things to do that do not feed our souls. We can shop and dine out, run errands and do laundry, and these are tasks that do not revive us. Yet there is work for a Sunday that has been neglected far too long; work that … More Prayer for a Sunday