On Asking Forgiveness

Many years ago, I made a thoughtless comment to my sister which complimented someone we both knew. Months later, I realized that my comment could have come across as a comparison between my sister and this person, which was not the intent. I felt so […]

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Slice of Humble Pie

I was so excited to send an essay I had written to my husband to proof read. I was proud of my work and confident in my research. So when I opened his reply and saw some notations throughout my text, I was surprised. Did […]

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The Day The Carpet Cleaner Almost Won

I was preparing for my husband’s return from deployment. You know that “clean house feeling” when you return home after vacation? I wanted that and more for his return after months away (even though I knew that was low on his priorities). So I swept […]

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