Thankful Thursdays

For the Perez household engine. There are days when I keep crossing things off my to-do list like I’m on a mission or something. Those days are super amazing. It feels great to get things done. Of course, there are … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

For the red, white and blue. Today, in this country, we celebrate Independence Day. As I take a moment to reflect on the many freedoms we are fortunate enough to have, I give thanks for all of those who gave … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

For sticky prayers…and our interceders. Some time ago, I began placing on a St. Jude prayer card sticky notes with the names of people for whom I invoke a blessing or special intention. People who are ill, who are going … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

That there’s a season for everything. Tomorrow we welcome summer. Yaaay!! I love summer. My favorite season. It’s the time of sunny days and longer daylight (okay, and lots of rain, but that’s good for the grass), and it’s a … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

For my “snap out of it” gadgets. Picture this: I’m at work busy at the computer, lost in words, deadlines, and numbers, totally unaware of my surroundings. Suddenly, out of the corner of my eye I catch sight of the … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

For knowledge, understanding, and wisdom. This week saw the end [inevitably] of James Holzhauer’s winning streak on Jeopardy. The wealth of knowledge on that guy is…wow, impressive. Conversely, recently on Game of Thrones, we watched how Jon Snow, well, really … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

For time together. Fresh back from a long weekend with the kids and a few of their closest friends. Nothing like moments shared (with a bunch of twenty-somethings going on 15, ha ha). We had a great time, and I’m … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

For morning drives. They’re so much more than transportation. It’s that time of day when we head out to live our purpose. Be it to work (okay let’s not think traffic for one moment) or on a road trip to somewhere … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

For those who inspire. Fact: All of us face adversity in our lives. As I write this and you read it, some of us are probably going through a rough patch. Along the road, we look to others for strength … Continue reading

Thankful Thursdays

For adventures. Coming at you today from Utah, deep inside some of the funnest (and most challenging) slot canyons we’ve hiked. Posting this before we go back out to there. There are not enough words to express how grateful we … Continue reading