Watercoloring

What I am learning about watercolors. *I am writing this while I am letting a painting dry, so you get to benefit from my thoughts on this subject. This is in no way exhaustive, comprehensive, or authoritative. You just get to be my captive audience. You’re welcome, dear internet people.  Attempt #1 I get it right about the same amount of times I get it wrong, but not always on...

Everything is sacred.

Could it be that everything is sacred?  As I struggle to find my voice amidst the loads of laundry and the things that well, make my life so very ordinary, I wonder if writing about this topic again makes me sound too much like a broken record. Once again, I’m reminding myself that God sees us, hears us, and refines us in the ordinary spaces. I don’t have the gifts...

The scarcity mindset.

If you don’t know, I’m teaching myself how to watercolor. It’s fun. You should try it.  (Alternately titled: Damn it, woman! Just do it.) Occasionally, frequently, something that I read will stick in my head and change a way of thinking. One such thing was from Brené Brown’s book, Daring Greatly. “The opposite of scarcity isn’t abundance. It’s enough.” (I hope I quoted that correctly, I’m operating off memory here.) I...