Relationships

Emotional Jet Lag

Yesterday We are all prone to take trips in our head while we walk and work through the present day. Many of us are frequent flyers on these little jaunts into our past and our imagined future. The journey out of today is often a fast and easy ticket. It is not, however, a free ticket.…

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The Best Things 

You don’t have to pay attention to your marriage, to your heart  or to your Relational habits. And you don’t have to pay attention to the lights on your dashboard, to Stop signs or to Speed limits. And You can ignore feedback from your friends, Opportunities at work and Love from your family. There are…

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Wind, Water and Life

Hiking this weekend, I came across a cool old windmill. Originally constructed on this homestead property in the 1930’s. It still works. Windmills have kind of a cool job, They bring cool water to thirsty places and to thirsty people. They make what is hidden available to those in need. They let the wind do…

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Iron Man

I watched One of the Iron Man movies with my daughter last week. She was in her PJ’s, I was in my sweats, and Tony Stark was in his very cool Iron Man suit. We had a great time lounging on the couch with pillows and snacks watching the good guys battle the bad guys.…

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The Good Stuff

There is hard stuff, sad stuff and scary stuff layered into any life-long relationship. Hardships can be endured, Sadness can be mourned and managed, Fears can be faced and fought, but if we do all that and miss the good stuff in our life together, then we missed something really sweet. We need to be…

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