Remembering Joy

This past week, I played handbells for the first time in three years….THREE YEARS. This is kind of a big deal. My history with musical instruments isn’t very consistent. I loved piano lessons in elementary school, but as I got older, other activities became priorities (and now I wish I would have stuck with it). I … [Read more…]

A Tale of Two Halves

I was watching football this weekend (and there have been some great playoff games) and began thinking about the correlation between the first half of a football game and the first half of my 2016. The first half of a sporting event is often filled with anticipation and excited energy. Things may start off a … [Read more…]

The Right Side of 30

I love football. I love it so much that I play fantasy football. So on any given day, I am listening to a podcast or watching highlights from the previous weekend’s line up of games. In football talk, when referring to a running back that is beginning to age out of playing professionally they say, … [Read more…]