The Portable Home

Over the past two years my concept of home has been dismantled one roofing shingle, one 2 by 4, one new window at a time.  It's been curious and painful and enlightening all at once. As every load of debris went dump bound, every piece of sheet rock was man-handled to the second floor, every plastic tote …

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Weekly “Phoneography” Challenge ~ My Neighborhood

There is no hustle bustle in my neighborhood.  No bright colors of big city life.  Just the muted tones of land waking up from winter. In my neighborhood we wait. Wait for leaves to sprout on mossy limbs... for the hummingbirds... for new growth after pruning. We wait for new adventure. And sometimes it's hard. To wait. But I …

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31 Days of Aging Grace ~ Are We There Yet?

I found out yesterday that after only two full days on the market, my parents' home sold.  In fact, they had three offers to choose from! I'm happy for them.  At this stage of life they deserve to have something work out with ease.  And as my mom said in one of my previous posts, "God is so good". …

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