When Everything Isn’t Okay

This morning I spoke to a friend who lost her job out of the blue, leaving her in a state of confusion. A few hours later, another friend called sharing concern over a nodule that was discovered during her annual exam. During our normal routine, life can take us by surprise. What are we supposed to do?…

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This is for you

One of my favorite songs from the Disney hit Lion King is “Hukuna Matata.” The lyrics go like this… Hukuna Matata! What a wonderful phrase Hukuna Matata! Ain’t no passing craze It means no worries for the rest of your days It’s our problem-free philosophy Is this really possible? Can we really live like this? Well, maybe…

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Eyes Wide Open

This picture is of Ruth Jacques, the girl from Haiti who has been staying with us for the past few weeks. I snapped a photo of her and she blinked, messing the photo up because she had her eyes closed. Her Poppi, as she calls him, tells her, “Ruth, keep your eyes open.” This photo…

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