Editor’s Note: If you like this fairy re-telling, you can also pre-order Isabel’s picture book, West of Moonlight, East of Dawn.
It’s a month when busyness fights against gratitude. May you seek gratitude and seek joy in these days of darkening. Around the Web Touching Reality: Cultivating Spiritual Rhythms in the Home Chris Pappalardo writes at Risen Motherhood on how to cultivate rhythms of growth in your home. Every parent has experienced the struggle of trying […]
When my eldest daughter was a toddler, she discovered James Herriot’s Moses the Kitten. She dropped that book in my lap again and again, and we read it until the book spine felt limber and the pages soft. It is a long book—not ideal for a hasty pre-nap read—but I loved the descriptive passages, we both […]
We’re turning the corner into the glorious month of October, so you can expect your social media feeds to be full of quotes from Anne Shirley and you can stop feeling guilty about drinking pumpkin spice lattes when it’s still summer temperatures in September. You can also, I hope, revel in the long shadows of […]
I was outside for most of the day today, with a group of colleagues from the church where I work, learning and growing together. There were many good things about the day, but one I hope I hold onto and remember was a few moments of quiet before prayer, when I listened to the breeze […]