Life is for Living Every Day

Embracing Faith, Family, Friendship; Love, Laughter, Life


What’s all this ‘hump’ about Wednesday?


I always wondered why Wednesday was also known as Hump Day. Thought at one point in time it was because this day which falls in the middle of the week moves much much slower that others, you know – like a big camel laden with water padding across the hot desert sand, wishing for the shade of a tree … you get the picture. Continue reading



Black and white beats gray and blurry any day

Photo by Gale E

Photo by Gale E


‚ÄúAsk and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.”

Matthew 7:7-8 (NIV)

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I strongly believe that every day you awake above ground is definitely a good day but some days I am unsettled. I’m unsettled because I find it hard on occasion to balance home and career, and honestly? It’s been totally totally crazy lately. Continue reading

Perfectly Imperfect … And Loving The Journey

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“Not that I have already obtained this or am already perfect, but I press on to make it my own, because Christ Jesus has made me his own. Brothers, I do not consider that I have made it my own. But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. Let those of us who are mature think this way, and if in anything you think otherwise, God will reveal that also to you.” ¬†Philippians 3:12-15¬†(ESV)

If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it 100 times: “I am not perfect!” How could I be? Half of the time I’m barely managing to juggle the various balls in my life while the other half finds me scrambling to pick up the balls¬†that have fallen.

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Someday in your life …

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Serenity | Photo by Gale

Serenity | Photo by Gale

“How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong.¬† Because someday in your life you will have been all of these.”

George Washington Carver