Where is Mary Poppins when you need her? Somehow this is all I could think as I stood in the doorway of my daughter’s room.
It had only been a few minutes but a few minutes is all it takes for a little girl to turn a room upside down. What I wouldn’t give for a bit of Mary Poppins, spoon-full-of-sugar magic about now?
Alas, the only magic I’m equipped with these days is a dose of holy perspective and a spoonful of grace. The magic, it isn’t mine, it’s
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As I sit here listening to my son recite the periodic table of elements I am once again reminded just how uniquely God has wired each and every one of us. I mean really, why anyone would even try to memorize the periodic table is beyond my scope of reasoning. How anyone could memorize it is beyond my realm of capability. Of course there are several catchy little element songs that might aid in the memorization process for me but frankly I have no desire to commit brain
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Today is my birthday! I love birthdays and when mine rolls around each year I love to celebrate, not so much in big ways, but in ways that are meaningful to me. Doing things I love, with the people I love, is my idea of a perfect birthday.
When I woke up this morning, I had plans to do just that. Plans to write and possibly finish the first draft of my book. Plans to enjoy dinner with my family at Olive Garden.
However, as my day unfolded I quickly
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