Today I am participating in the Five Minute Friday with Kate Motaung and her crew of brilliant writers. The word this Friday is {choose}. Setting my timer for 5 minutes and go… ***** This is the day that the Lord has made I will {choose} to rejoice and be glad in it. Choose. I wonder… … Continue reading Choose


Pondering the one-word tiny today and it takes me less than a second for a connecting thought. Her name is Rebecca, and she’s two weeks old today. We received a picture yesterday from our daughter-in-love that caused me to oooh and aaah and whisper with fascination, “She’s so tiny!” Photo by Team Brittain To describe … Continue reading Tiny


Can a dry and weary land be called beautiful? Beautiful is the one-word in which I’m pondering this day. Photo by Lisa Brittain The Living Zoo - giraffe Palm Desert, CA The answer to this question, I’m learning, is perspective. If you’re reading you probably already know this. I do too, but I forget sometimes … Continue reading Beautiful