What I Learned This Summer

What I Learned This Summer

One of the ways I purposely work on appreciating the beautiful but so-very-ordinary stuff of real life and regular days is by keeping track of what I’m learning. It’s simple and yet also meaningful, a practical way to practice the ministry of paying...
What I Learned This Spring

What I Learned This Spring

One of the ways I practice showing up to my real, regular, beautifully ordinary life is by keeping track of what I’m learning along the way. I’ve done this for over a year now, following along at the encouragement of Emily Freeman (she started the idea...
What I Learned This Winter

What I Learned This Winter

To be honest, I’m not sure Winter actually existed in Alabama this year. It’s currently February and the high is 78 so, I mean, is February the new May? The Florida-girl in me loves flip-flop weather but it legitimately makes me sad to pack away all the...
What I Learned This Fall

What I Learned This Fall

In just a few hours my roommates and I will go to the Christmas tree farm and pretend that we don’t already have a fake tree that’s already decorated at home. We’ll enjoy the free candy canes and apple cider and ignore the fact that it’s 79...
What I Learned In May

What I Learned In May

It’s been a while since we did this little monthly practice. And by “a while” I mean several months. Ahem. To be honest, life often blurs together and I can’t remember when I learned x, y or z. But May held two weeks of traveling overseas and a...