10 Life Lessons

10 Life lessons I'm #learning in this season of life

I have a memory of my 82-year-old grandmother scribbling notes on pieces of cardboard paper torn from the insides of cereal boxes. Perhaps she felt her memory fading and was attempting to remember something she heard on the radio or read in a book or maybe a new recipe she discovered or a unique crochet […]

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Thirsty: Praying for rain

African sunset

Thirsty It was midsummer 2002 and day four of our week of survival in the bush. The sun burnt down on the African jungle, licking up the last drops left in surrounding waterholes. Our water bottles were practically empty as well, since we were rationed to just 1 litre of water each, as well as […]

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Routines: Rhythms and Rests

Routines: Rhythms and rests #back2basic2018

I’m not someone who like to follow a routine. I get bored easily with repetition and I can probably count on my one hand the movies I’ve seen more than once or the books I read twice. Most of my life I really liked change and the challenge that comes with learning something new, or trying […]

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