Barefoot is God’s Whole Point of Summer

Barefoot is God's Whole Point of Summer

"Spencer Sanders Ehman!", I hollered. "You get in here and get yourself some shoes on, young man. You can't be out there barefoot!" It was summery day, though a bit on the cool side, the mid-morning grass still wet from the rainfall the evening before. My then 11-year-old son headed out as he Continue Reading

On Those Days When It All Goes Wrong

On Those Days When It All Goes Wrong

  It’s the end of the day and I am beat. It’s been one of those textbook, almost farcical days as a mom where I don’t know whether to laugh or cry. Since the moment my feet hit the floor, it has been one thing after another, and as I trudge down the stairs after bedtime Olympics, my shoulders Continue Reading