Category: Blog

Anticipating Their Savior

I love the idea of Joseph being in love with the baby Jesus, especially since he must have had to try. The whole situation must have been such a struggle–but he MADE that choice and chose to take on the …

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My Yoke is Easy

I’ll say what inspired me to create this, but I’ll leave the rest to you. The idea is to get YOU thinking. I’ve always been struck by the passage, “Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and …

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Redeemed by Trust

I’ve been on a Stargate kick lately. And much to my delight, my two favorite characters are a thing. But I don’t love them together only because I love romance. Vala starts out as an untrustworthy liar, thief, and general …

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Claddagh

This stained glass window has a very deep and special meaning for me. Most claddaghs mean love, loyalty, and friendship, which I suppose mine does as well. And it’s Irish, and I’m obsessed with all things Irish. But the most …

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I Always Dreamed

In the words of my dad, I’m addicted to romance. I’ve spent countless hours dreaming of the day I’ll begin life with my own Prince Charming, planning my wedding, watching good, wholesome romance movies, and otherwise living vicariously through the …

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Joseph’s Treasure

This was my contribution to my family’s Christmas card in 2015. (A few other pictures on this page are from past years.) This year I wanted to capture a “foster” father-son moment between Joseph and Jesus. I was inspired to …

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How DO I forgive?!

I think forgiveness is one of the hardest things.  We are told again and again in the Bible that we are supposed to forgive, but we’re never really told how.  Yes, we can imitate God and try to love the people who hurt …

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The Magic of Belief: What the Polar Express Taught Me

The movie The Polar Express has always held a special place in my heart; it’s got a lot of deeply special family memories attached to it.  And of all the many Christmas movies my family watches each year, this is the one …

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My First Blog Post!

As I was driving to work today, I was struck by a sudden inspiration to write a blog post.  This is probably going to become a Thing, because 1. I frequently finish art projects that need a place to go, …

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