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Three words this year: Trust, Engage, Health

It started with one word. Trust. As I prayed and asked God to give me a word, that one came easily. I don’t trust easily–not people, not God. And when things loom like college expenses, I run the opposite direction of trust. I embrace my friends named Worry, Fretting, and Stress. They’ve been my companions […]

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Today I garden teens.

I had a beautiful yard after Aidan was born. I poured myself into creating it flowery and abundant. Friends helped us build a white picket fence. My grandfather contributed an arbor. Folks would drive by and comment, and I was proud-proud-proud of the riot of color and the variety of veggies in the garden. But […]

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