Reading Your Mind

I am a very poor mind reader. I do it a lot. I’m just not very good at it. I think it is pretty safe to say, that you are in the same boat as me. You send an email, and a reply doesn’t come when you expect it, so your brain begins painting a picture. “Here is why that...

Getting Unstuck

I’ve been feeling a bit stuck lately. You know when you start to feel a bit foggy brained, and even simple things become big problems? That kind of stuck. There are certain things I know to some extent how to do. Some come quite naturally, others take a bit more...

What to Expect When You’re Expecting

First off, I’m not talking about expecting like there’s another baby coming (I think our family is past that point…) But I have been thinking a lot about expectations lately. Here are a couple of the thoughts bouncing around in my head… When my...

How do you know?

Quick note before today’s post: Tonight is our Farewell Party at the Rongo in Trumansburg from 5 pm to 8 pm.  I hope you’ll consider stopping in to say “goodbye!” ___________________________________________________________ My philosophy...

Why I Love Trumansburg…

Last night at dinner a friend asked me, “okay, so you don’t like living in Trumansburg, tell me something you do like about it.” I blanked. I couldn’t think of anything. I believe living with a deep sense of gratitude is important…and it...

Repost: Evangelical Angst

I’m pretty sure I know how to stress you out…to make you feel at least a little bit guilty.  In general, if you are an evangelical Christian, I know I just need to ask you a series of questions with the word “enough” at the end. “Are you...