We all need a friend who…

I have been thinking lately about how much of a gift it is, to have friends who just GET IT. When you call and need to vent, they don't get frustrated, they listen, and you feel heard. You know the one! We all need one, and for years, I thought a friend like this was [...]

Under the Surface

At our house, we LOVE blackberries. Over the past five years Derick has slowly planted and cultivated about forty plants, so that when blackberry season arrives---we have berries a plenty. This year as I was picking berries I started to notice from a few feet away that there would be these HUGE berries hiding directly [...]