Tag Archives: 7 Quick Takes

The Last Two Months, in Seven Quick Takes; Plus, a Brief History of My Blogging Life

If you’re reading this, thank you!  Hardly anybody does.  Mostly it’s my friends who see my posts on Facebook. When I started a blog back in 2009, it was mostly so I would have a place to write down my … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes Volume 19

–1– This morning when I looked at the scripture readings for today, this verse jumped out at me: “If I must boast, I will boast of the things that show my weakness.” –2 Corinthians 11:30 OK, here goes: I’m an introvert … Continue reading

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And Now It’s Lent…

–1– …and once again I’m blogging after a longish hiatus.  One of the things I’m trying to do this Lent is to double down on my New Years’ resolutions, one of which (believe it or not) is to blog more–assuming … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes, the What I Haven’t Told You Because I Haven’t Blogged In Months Edition

–1– Long time no see, and Merry Christmas!  I’m so out of it that I didn’t even know that “7 Quick Takes” has a brand-new hostess, Kelly at This Ain’t the Lyceum.  I guess it was time for Jenn Fulwiler … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes Volume 16 (and BBQ for Theme Thursday)

–1– Our faith community lost two beautiful souls this week, and much too soon.  Sarah was a young mom who was expecting her fifth child.  She was out in her backyard when she was stung by bees, had an allergic … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes: The I’m Still Here Edition

The other night at the dinner table I was taking a photo of my plate of food, because I had tried a new recipe and wanted to post it on my blog.  “Not that I have time to do that,” … Continue reading

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7 Quick Takes: Speed (or the lack thereof), snow days, and Sherlock

–1– For Christmas Joe gave me five one-hour sessions with a personal trainer.  He wanted to give me more but since I’ve never really had one he wasn’t sure how I would like it.  I’ve had two sessions with her … Continue reading

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