Daily Prompt: In the Summertime

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/04/06/daily-prompt-in-the-summertime/ The word ‘Summertime’ has always conjured for me sweet feelings of bliss and freedom. I wish every child could have the kind of childhood I was blessed with. As a result certain associations were embedded in my child brain, and they persist to this day. That’s great because they’re all happy associations. Things like. […]

My Le Creuset Dutch Oven: C’est Cie Bon

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/02/09/daily-prompt-ingredients/ Confession: I’m no Julia Child. I have other talents and interests. If that sounds defensive, it’s because it is. Cooking triggers my ‘insecurity’ and reveals my soft under belly of inadequacy. In my family I’m a lone island of Culinary Failure surrounded by a Sea of Good Cooks. They’re thinking of having my DNA […]

Mirrored: People Are Like Telephones

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/01/22/daily-prompt-mirrored/ Consistency is something I value in myself and others. I don’t mean exercising every day, or always ordering the same kind of salad dressing. I’m talking about a consistency of the interior and the exterior of me as a person. Does my walk look anything like my talk? Do I live out the values […]

You Know You’re in Africa When. . .

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/10/12/daily-prompt-strange/ My husband and I are involved in ministry in Ghana West Africa. On our last trip there I blogged so that our friends at home could follow our trip. I rarely had electricity and Internet at the same time,but when I did I posted to my blog. Africa is by far the strangest and […]

Daily Prompt: Standout/13 Ways To Standout

Here’s my favorite Standout photo. I took it very early one morning near a lake in the Grand Tetons. A mother Merganser was teaching her brood to fish. This little guy has become my mascot. I love his eagerness and passion; his excitement and abandon. Gross is a Standout. Do you share my penchant for […]