Category Archives: Life Lessons

Days of Christmas Future Past

“‘Bear but a touch of my hand there,’ said the Spirit, laying it upon his heart, ‘and you shall be upheld in more than this!’ As the words were spoken, they passed through the wall, and stood upon an open … Continue reading

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The Longest Ride

There comes a moment in every person’s life where the everything seems to crash down. Moments like these are more frequent then we’d like to admit. One minute your life is all good and normal and you feel like “Everything … Continue reading

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As the first spring storms of the season blew through the Twin Cities Metro, I felt that old familiar pull in my chest. It’s a sensation that has become all too familiar over the past ten years whenever it storms. … Continue reading

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Getting Children Into Reading

Perhaps one of the most daunting tasks that both parents and educators face these days is the once simple task of getting kids interested in reading. Let’s face it; there are numerous distractions these days that kids have to draw … Continue reading

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Longing For Home At the Holidays

When you are a senior in High School there is one feeling that sets in, almost as soon as September rolls around. It’s a sense of wanderlust, a desire to get out and move onto the next thing. For some … Continue reading

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ThanksGIVING

Long time readers of my blog know that when this time of year rolls around I like to take a moment to write about the subject of thankfulness and gratitude. I have even written my share of posts regarding the … Continue reading

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“Some People Juggle Geese!”

One thing that has been said to me as I’ve approached my birthday is that it’s the age where it hits you that you have to “grow up.” I won’t reveal it here, but let’s just say it’s one of … Continue reading

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