Build the Ship

“There were once two ship builders. One was building a canoe and the other was building a ship. The canoe builder quickly finished his canoe and into the water he went where he scoffed at the ship builder by saying “Ha, I made it to the water first”. The ship builder didn’t flinch and continued […]

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Make it a Date

Dating. It’s something we do at the beginning of a relationship in order to get to know someone and to see if we are able to imagine a life time together with that person. For men, it’s the thrill of the chase. For women, it’s the thrill of being pursued. Often times though, dating ceases […]

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Matt & Stella’s jars

Our “Matt” and “Stella” (the name I am affectionately called by my husband and one of my children – long story as to why) jars sit on our chest of drawers in our room. They used to contain notes. Notes of love. Notes of appreciation. Notes of encouragement. Notes of tasks. This simple tool has […]

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