Learning to See

Jan 21

Learning to See

Have you ever watched a young child discovering something? Maybe they’ve found an ant on the sidewalk, or the first dandelion, or a feather. Maybe it’s the first time they’ve ever seen real animals up close, or heard a symphony orchestra, or bounced on a trampoline. Whatever it is, children have the most magical sense of the world around them. ...

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The Goal is Intimacy

Oct 27

The Goal is Intimacy

As a social media manager I spend a lot of time researching the trends in today’s marketing. The interesting thing is that we’re moving from marketing that “shouts” to marketing that “engages”. People want to do business with people who know how to connect with them, hear what they have to say, and then respond. Interestingly...

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Celebrating "Spring"

Sep 22

Celebrating "Spring"

So it’s been a long journey from religious habit to heart-relationship with God. We’re certainly not at our final destination yet, but I imagine that will only happen when I’m no longer here on planet earth! 🙂 But good things are happening. I find myself now able to turn to God more naturally, in conversation. I am starting to hunger for His...

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A Baptist, Celtic, Wanna-be-Nun

Sep 10

A Baptist, Celtic, Wanna-be-Nun

My own ethnic heritage is Welsh/English. My maternal Grandparents were immigrants from Wales, met here in Canada, married, and raised their family here.   My paternal Grandparents were from the Birmingham area in England and came to Canada several generations ago. I never thought much about my heritage until I married my Belfast boy.  I became fascinated with the...

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Living Loved

Sep 08

Living Loved

So last week on my walk I was listening to this great podcast called “Discovering How Loved We Are” on with Wayne Jacobsen and Darin Hufford about the ability to live free from the law and religion as Christians (my current spiritual journey theme, if you’r new here). Very, very encouraging. The cool thing was that the podcast ended shortly before...

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Crush It!

Aug 18

Crush It!

I’m reading this great book right now (yeah, I know, I’m ALWAYS reading a great book…) called “Crush It!: Why NOW Is the Time to Cash In on Your Passion” (isn’t that a great title?)  I picked it up after a long day of working through social media stuff, and wanted an interesting book that WASN’T about social media (I have a...

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