National Ice cream Day!

Did you know that July 19th is national ice cream day? I actually found that out. Funny enough I had frozen yogurt for lunch today not even thinking about the “holiday” I had missed. Haha, seems like they’ve come up with a holiday for just about everything. That’s actually something that bothers me a bit.Continue reading “National Ice cream Day!”

Updates on Education

Good morning all, (salutations are wonderful aren’t they?) As I sip a steaming cup of strong dark Sumatran coffee I muse over my new e-textbook, “Mental Health and Case Management”. Before I get into that, pigeons make the coolest noises. There’s a nest of them outside my window and I love hearing them while I’mContinue reading “Updates on Education”

Matthew 9:9-13; Desiring mercy

In today’s Gospel, Matthew 9:9-13, we are at Jesus’s knee eating with tax collectors and sinners. He eats with them and the Pharisees question his apostles, asking why he should eat with sinners. Jesus overhears this and says, Those who are well do not need a physician, but the sick do. Go and learn theContinue reading “Matthew 9:9-13; Desiring mercy”

Matthew 5:13-16; callings, expectations, trepidations

As I sip my morning coffee from a black take-home coffee cup I think about my morning passages. Matthew 5:13-16 is packed with wisdom and integrity of heart. God has blessed me recently, by giving me the courage to stand up for myself. And has blessed me profusely with the simple gifts of sunrises, housing,Continue reading “Matthew 5:13-16; callings, expectations, trepidations”

Work Day Workout

This morning I got up and said my reflections before daybreak. Sipping my coffee watching the rising sun I thought what a beautiful day! Thank God. He makes my days easy. And keeps my nights holy rest. After my morning reflection and reading I did my workouts. Which made my day go so much betterContinue reading “Work Day Workout”

Bubbles on my Latte and Pink Polish

My pastel pink nails clink against my coffee mug as I tap out the melody coming over the radio. I boldly face all the controversy and problems that lay ahead one word at a time. The letters fall across my keyboard like a scrabble board game. I look down at my notebook that has aContinue reading “Bubbles on my Latte and Pink Polish”