catching my breath

I think it is so unnecessary when bloggers apologize for being absent. But I feel the need to do explain. Because I want you to know what has been going on, not because I want to apologize.

I have spent most of my mental energy finishing up the Thankful in November series. It started a few days ago, but the signups are still open. (You'll just get the new ones, but not what you miss.) I am blown away by the people in my life who stepped up to tell their stories. The vulnerability and bravery is just beyond what I even hoped for. I've also had a ton of fun researching resources and drawing up prompts.

I wanted to remind you that the series is going on. And