Finding Beauty in Messy Family Life

In our busy family lives, how often do we take a moment to honor the beauty around us. Last night, snuggled in bed, I flipped through my copy of Simple Abundance and was drawn to the essay from January 18 titled Beauty: Opening Our Eyes to the Beauty That Surrounds Us. Sarah Ban Breathnach writes:…

Bringing Light to the Shadows

It led me to one of my favorite books, The Dark Side of the Light Chasers by Debbie Ford photo credit: Juli Isola To truly embrace our authenticity, we must recognize, know and accept our whole self; not just the light-hearted, happy, socially-acceptable parts but also the sadness, irritation, discontent, and failings. The theme for January’s Sunday…