Everyday Moments

When I think about the word Fresh, many thoughts come to mind. Doug E Fresh and Slick Rick, old school rap circa 1985, now that’s fresh! Spring and the rebirth it brings. My longing to deeply inhale some fresh air after being cooped up all winter. God’s promise of fresh hope and renewal as we…

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Not Canned

Fresh is a big deal. Fresh means not canned, unspoiled, clean, pure… new. I cannot help but think about the gospel when I think of the word fresh. With the oodles of messages bombarding us today, the gospel message is the one message that’s a fresh message for us all. [pullquote width=”300″ float=”left”]God takes great…

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When You Don’t Have a Fresh Pair of Eyes

As a writer, I’m used to someone reading over my work to catch mistakes or give me feedback.  As a grandmother, I’ve experienced so much joy seeing the world through my grandkidlets’ eyes.  Exploring Paris for the first time happened to me twice. Once in high school, once when ManO and I celebrated our 25th…

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Fresh Wind: Remembering

As I write this, it is early March. It’s a typical March day in Southeastern Pennsylvania: cool, no snow, and very windy.  Winnie the Pooh would describe today as a “blustery day.” I live in the woods, so it seems like windy days are more pronounced. The trees are quite tall and they sway precariously…

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