Well, technically, I think Lent ended last night. Now it is Good Friday.
Day Two in NYC
While I continued to feel like Fifel the country mouse while in the big city, there was enough going on with my work project, that it helped me to focus on taking care of business.
Once business was concluded, I put on my bravest face and went wondering around midtown. I walked up fifth avenue and even tried some tourist shopping- but that's just not that fun for me. ...continue reading "Lent 2016: March 24, Day 44- NYC, Day 2"
A few select photos from my first day in NYC: ...continue reading "Lent 2016: March 23, Day 43- NYC, Day 1"
I've been up and going for 21 hours, so I can't do it justice tonight, but I wanted to get this placeholder down- so I would remember to come back and reflect on the fantastic Broadway play I saw tonight, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time, based on the book I liked so much 10+ years ago.
If you want to change a behavior, one of the first things you can do is to just catalog the behavior. Want to lose weight, keep a food journal. Want to stop smoking? Keep a journal of when you have cravings and look for triggers. ...continue reading "Lent 2016: March 23, Day 43- Tired and Busy?"
I woke up feeling pretty cruddy; I'm fighting a chest cold. Probably from being so busy before I left and then traveling.
I'm often amazed that God built a day of rest into each week. It's one of those things that really helps me to conceptualize that He really cares for us and knows what we need even more than we do. ...continue reading "Lent 2016: March 19, Day 39- Day of Rest"
On my way home from a work trip and ready to be home.
So glad I have a husband who loves me, an adorable cat, a comfortable home, and all the rest.
My first trip of the travel season at work:
I'm 30,000 feet in the air, on a work trip, listening to a collection of my favorite songs, and updating my blog.
You want to know how this is possible? ...continue reading "Bonus Gratitude Post – March 16"