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The Measure of Life

Right now we have 2 boys trying to decide what it is that they want to study. Life choices. Large ones, in some ways. These adult choices are the ones that will define the years of their adult life.

Or do they really?

As a 17 year old, there were very few classes in high school that interested me. I enjoyed studying design and law…two opposite subjects. There wasn’t much else. In fact, I took one of my last semesters off to go to Finland and study the bible for 13 weeks. Being in high school was a waste of my time, so I thought. Better to be there as little as possible. Continue reading The Measure of Life

Growing up…

Remember when you were young…and life was so full of complicated choices? Has it changed? I’m 45 and still trying to figure out what I want to be when I grow up! I used to think that I would have it figured out. I can decide what it is I want to do and then do it! Meanwhile I waffled through a career that I was blessed to have. I have dabbled in design, business and distance learning. So often I catch myself sounding as if I’m still 18 years old. The questions are still there. I have more answers now…but they don’t answer all of the questions. Continue reading Growing up…