The good life

What we were doing around this time in 2003.

This week Joe and I celebrate our ninth wedding anniversary. We also found out recently that we’re expecting baby number six! (For those of you who need a refresher, we have an eight-year-old boy, and four girls ages 6, 5, 3, and 15 months.) We’re so busy and tired, I’m not sure if we’ll even… [Continue Reading]

Life on the Rock

I’m going to be screaming and banging my head into a wall working on bo edits this week, so instead of a post, how about a video of me on Life on the Rock last week? I really enjoyed chatting with Fr. Mark and Doug. It was an honor to be part of the show…. [Continue Reading]

The Antagonist

When I sat down to write this final draft of my bo, I felt like I knew a lot about story. My three boshelves jammed with tomes about the craft of storytelling were a testament to how much I’d learned about the subject over the past few years. And so as I set out to… [Continue Reading]

The goal-oriented life


It was my husband who first introduced me to the concept of goal orientation. Before I met him, that kind of thing was completely foreign to me. I lived my life drifting from one whim to the next, with only fleeting thoughts as to how my actions today would impact my life as a whole…. [Continue Reading]