The Dangers of a Backyard Bumblebee

This morning, Jake and I were outside playing in the backyard, taking full advantage of the unseasonably cooler morning temperatures. I was sitting and enjoying my iced coffee while he toddled about the yard. As a new walker, I sit in the balance of letting him explore his new found independence while trying to keep…

Abortion is Not a Women’s Rights Issue

It’s a Human Rights issue. Pro-Choicers say that women should have the right to choose what to do with their own bodies. I agree. People should have the right to their own bodies. However, these personal rights should never encroach on the rights of others. This is where we see an incredible double standard: women can choose when their…

That’s Life

Today I found out that the reason I didn’t get a job was because I am petite and look too young. I was told despite being highly qualified and having the best references and recommendations from current employees, my stature was a deal killer. And you know what? That’s life. We Americans teach our children…

Are We There Yet?

As I’ve gotten older, I have begun to realize that life is kind of like a road trip. We are all driving down the road toward our ultimate destination: God’s plan for us. Like most road trips, its a long journey. For some of us its a family road trip, full of people who care…