Looking to the Second Advent

The sights of Christmas lights, wrapped gifts, and nativity scenes. The smells of our favorite baked goods. The sounds of “Jingle Bells”, “O Holy Night”, and “Noel”.  Our family traditions. These all help set the scene as we celebrate the First Advent-  God the Son...

The Real Good Life

The good life. What comes to mind when you hear these words? What do you picture? Maybe vacations, or smiles, or putting your feet up and taking a nap, or tons of money. I think of waking up each morning with a smile and loving words from others. Or maybe you’re also...

Breakfast on the Beach

Have you ever been told to try to do something different? Meaning, has anyone suggested to you another way that will supposedly work better than what you are currently trying? I have had many of these moments in my life simply because I over complicate things. There...