Not sure if it was the length of time we spent hiking or just that it was our first time here but I had a few thoughts strike me as I was journeying along. Most of the time my family was waaay ahead of me because somebody had to stop every few moments capturing everything.Continue reading Hiking Mount Apsan reflections: 1. slow down 2. share your difficulties too
What are you passionate about? Wouldn’t it be great to get PAID doing what you love? I have a lot of interests. A lot. But when I narrow down what might work for me as far as getting paid in the future, I’m thinking of writing and being on church staff. Yes, I’d be willingContinue reading Facing the military retirement transition Part 2: What are you passionate about?
“She has a graduate degree but isn’t doing anything with it.” “I’m a full time volunteer.” “Stay at home mom.” “My formal career ended 10 years ago to raise my kids.” Well, it’s that time for me to start thinking about getting back into the workforce now that my spouse is looking at retirement fromContinue reading Facing the military retirement transition Part 1: Are you ever going back to work?
It’s my turn to choose the activity for our “family game night.” Once a week we alternate who gets to choose an activity the family does together. We go in age order to eliminate arguments and the only rule is that it needs to be something we all can do together. Today is Father’s DayContinue reading Father’s Day movies that praise men
I’m a mom that listens to other moms (well not all moms but quite a lot of moms) talk about how busy they are running around from here to there shuttling their children from one event to another. I know why they do it. We want the best for our kids. We are willing toContinue reading As you raise up the next generation…
Do you want your family to know about and be able to discuss the current events happening within our world? __ Try CNN 10. Ten minutes of relatively “bias-free” summaries of 2-3 major topics impacting our world, spotlights on people who make a difference, trivia and a “pun”-ny closing are what we’ve come to expectContinue reading Newsworthy conversations in your home