I took care of my soul today. It doesn't always get a lot of attention, leftovers mainly. There are just too many "important" things to tend to day after day. But today I gave it an inch, and it took a mile. It started with coffee with my favorite...

Driving down our country roads, I'm struck by the way wild, beautiful things grow out of weeds.  Popping up on the medians and in the gutters. "Surprise! Bet you weren't expecting to find beauty here!" Yellow mullein, Queen Anne's lace, blue chicory. They're like a great big "Hah!...

I'm sitting in front of a thousand magazines.And I can't help but wonder if there are just a few people actually living beautiful, intentional lives while the rest of us are reading about them.Confession: I'm amongst the lemmings. My magazines are filed by month in...