We had a wonderful week visiting Grandma and Grandpa in Florida.
I read Faith by Jennifer Haigh, Double Time by Jane Roper, Bread of Angels by Stephanie Saldana, and I re-read several of Laurie Colwin’s books including Family Happiness and A Big Storm Knocked It Over.
My favorite blog post this month: Trust, faith, belief, and religion.
Grace performed in the third grade skits.
We saw a cardinal in our backyard for the first time.
When I was younger, I missed so much, failing to be fully present, only recognizing the quality of particular moments and gifts after the fact. Perhaps that’s the one thing that being “grown up” is: to realize in the present the magnitude or grace of what we’re being offered. – Mark Doty, “Heaven’s Coast”
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