Your Spirit, Your Work

Unplugged: Re-Posted from July 2009

Candy blogs: Today all the electronic connections in the office went down, even the phones were down so we couldn't even make an announcement that everything was down! The power was still on but we couldn't connect to it. We all groaned and whined and bemoaned all the work that wouldn't get done or would… Continue reading Unplugged: Re-Posted from July 2009

Your Family, Your Simple & Intentional Life

The Family Dinner Table

Candy blogs: One sad result of the hurried, harried lifestyle of today is the demise of the family dinner table. I'm not a fancy cook but I did try to fix dinner at home most of the time when our kids were growing up. We didn't usually actually eat at the table either but we… Continue reading The Family Dinner Table

Your Children, Your Family

It’s Baack … Beloved but Busy

Candy blogs: It's baack ... fall ... the beloved but busiest season in most of our lives. For many this Labor Day weekend was the¬†last hoorah to a more relaxed schedule. We're sorry to see the summer go but always¬†look forward to a change in the weather, getting back to a routine and enjoying the… Continue reading It’s Baack … Beloved but Busy

Your Family, Your Work

Girl Talk Series: #2 No One Likes a Skinny Santa

Candy blogs: Are you a hurried, harried working mom? My heart goes out to you. I was one for 22 years. I recognize the weary look in your eyes. I remember that deep sigh as you were about to walk in the door from work. "Buck up," you tell yourself. "No relaxing for you yet."… Continue reading Girl Talk Series: #2 No One Likes a Skinny Santa

Your Spirit, Your Work

Follow the Yellow Brick Road

Candy blogs: Decisions ... we can never get away from them. Even getting out of bed is a decision every day. I love the initial interaction between Dorothy and the scarecrow: Dorothy: Now which way do we go? Scarecrow: Pardon me, this way is a very nice way. Dorothy: Who said that? Don't be silly,… Continue reading Follow the Yellow Brick Road