Sunrises and Canadians

It's our last day in Maui and today we're just soaking in our last few rays of sun as we start the countdown to surgery. I don't know if it's the time change here or if it's all starting to catch up with me, but most mornings I've been waking up way before sunrise, which … Continue reading Sunrises and Canadians


“God is Good, All the Time.”

Kate and I are co-writing this blog post, so here goes: The past week has been a little bit of a whirlwind, and let me tell you, it's been an exercise in trust. I (Steve) almost didn't write this post, but I think it's important to talk through the highs and lows of this process. … Continue reading “God is Good, All the Time.”

Donut Man and Unplanned Adventures

A few years ago I was watching the Food Network and they had a special episode on food that reminds you of your childhood. Food is about nostalgia. It's why we think of chicken noodle soup when we are sick and orange soda mustaches when it's summer time. I think it's also why food is … Continue reading Donut Man and Unplanned Adventures

F-R-I-E-N-D-S: That’s How I Spell Relief

I've been asked how I've been doing now that I have date for surgery, and honestly, I've been really relieved to no longer be wondering when the surgeon is going to call me back and what I'm going to do about work. The thought of life changing within a month is a little overwhelming because … Continue reading F-R-I-E-N-D-S: That’s How I Spell Relief