I woke up one night when our dog tried to hide between my bed and night stand. He got stuck in my phone cable and everything fell to the ground. It was raining with hard thunder and lightning; and he was afraid.
I listened to the thunder and rain, washing through the sky like waves, over and over. Continue reading Thunder and Grace
I want to tell you about a weekend we had recently… we were so blessed.
We enjoy being at home on weekends, but this weekend we went away to a game reserve.
Our first blessing was the friendly, helpful staff at arrival. We were upgraded to a big three bedroom chalet instead of the one bedroom we booked, because the air-conditioning in the smaller unit was not working.
The chalet had a view of the game reserve and we could watch the animals grazing.
Continue reading Our blessed weekend
I have to start by saying I can’t believe we are already in October. Where has the year gone?
I remember January. February as well because my baby started going to nursery school. Somewhere in June or July we had one week winter (I enjoy the winter, but somehow it just gets shorter and shorter). In September my baby turned one, and now we are halfway through October.
Continue reading Why I love October
On Friday morning I woke up with the sound of rain. Water pouring down on a thirsty world, thunder lighting up a dark night.
The rain cleared up before I left for work, and I could hear birds singing as the sun rises, declaring a new day. Continue reading Every morning is a new opportunity