The Pursuit of H̶a̶p̶p̶i̶n̶e̶s̶s̶ Meaning
Walking out of “The Pursuit of Happyness” starring Will Smith years ago, I was moved. I wiped away a stray tear and asked my dad and stepmom their opinions of…January 15, 2013
This past week has been a busy one. Spent more time with my dad than I had in years. My nephews and niece all packed into our apartment for a Wii…January 12, 2013
I got a shout out!
I got a shout out from April Byrd of Breath of Life Daily (BOLD). She’s a very talented writer and incredibly positive and uplifting. And, she has the cutest…January 7, 2013
On being a world explorer…
I found a new book I’d love to read (and gift to friends): “How to be an Explorer of the World : Portable Life Museum” by Keri Smith. From Brain Pickings Weekly:…January 7, 2013
Zoe’s First Tweet
At just 17 months, Zoe commandeered my Twitter. Her first tweet? The very simple, but very strong, “u”.January 3, 2013
If you came here from Mark Shea’s blog…
Welcome! I’m glad you clicked the link. Please come back soon! I figured I’d write this to answer a few questions that might be floating around in your head. What is wrong…January 1, 2013
Romancing the ordinary.
On Thursday, my friend Kawania stopped by to pick up a flash drive. She was just leaving her job as an elementary school teacher, and as I opened the door to let…January 1, 2013
A totally awesome life lesson via “The Simpsons”.
I was re-watching “A Totally Fun Thing Bart Will Never Do Again”, an episode of “The Simpsons” from last season, and I thought, “If only people, especially in our pleasure-above-all culture, could…January 1, 2013
Romancing the extraordinary.
If there is one thing I truly, wholeheartedly miss about attending my former church, it’s the praise and worship time. The worship team and musicians were very talented, but it isn’t the…January 1, 2013
Welcome to East of Eden!
Happy New Year and welcome to East of Eden! After blogging at Far Above Rubies for nearly four years, I’ve decided to move on. But it’s not so much of an…January 1, 2013
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