Memorial Grief…

Memorial Grief…

Memorial Grief…some hearts are frozen in time. Some hearts cry out WHY? Some hearts turn inward to grieve in dark silence. Some hearts turn into a river of tears, and some hearts harbor anger, guilt, and resentment. Grief is a journey unique to all. There really...
Generational Love…

Generational Love…

Do you reflect on meaning in your life? Do you notice when another person’s actions are filled with depth and meaning naturally? What does that mean exactly? I believe we all have meaning in our beings, and it is our environment that helps or hinders the...
Tree of LIFE…

Tree of LIFE…

Tree of Life…Green NEW life is everywhere! The trees are becoming full with new leaves, the flowers are blooming, and the birds are singing a new song. If you think of your life like a tree, how you grow depends on how you treat others. When you only have good...
Beauty in Nature…

Beauty in Nature…

Earth Day…beauty in my backyard. Nature tells a story of peaceful waters that naturally flow with every trickle, new green life budding from the trees, and the sun shining on our faces. “Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your...
Easter Reflections…

Easter Reflections…

Easter morning…the stage has been set for our current times with the corona virus. Rain, lightning, and thunder in Iowa instead of butterflies and sunny skies. As I listen to the rain and reflect on this day, I’m reminded that the days in darkness are...
SPRING new Life…

SPRING new Life…

SPRING revealed from the depths of the earth! My son and I planted bulbs last Fall in the hopes that new life would emerge, in a burst of color, from the ground…the balance of Mother Nature, a labor of toil and effort to plant them, and a hope and a prayer from...