Teddy says hello! He loves to chew on just about everything, but his favourites seem to be LL Bean's Wicked Good Slippers and Manuel Canovas fabric. At least he has good taste.
The show I taped on my faith walk is up on SeeHearLove. It's always a bit nerve wracking for me to do TV since I'm somewhat of a perfectionist and - unlike with my writing - I do not have final editorial control. I wrote about my neurosis here.
But I'm happy with the piece. I think I shared what I wanted to share without looking like an idiot, which is always good. Whenever I talk about my faith, I always ask myself is this my utmost for His highest, in a nod to Oswald Chambers. And I think I did my best.
Plus, I love the SeeHearLove ladies. They are warm and engaging and easy to have a conversation with. I've really been enjoying blogging for their show.
This show is well-timed as a reminder for me. Last week, I had a disappointing visit with the eye clinic and it seems that if I want my messed up laser surgery corrected, I'll be in for multiple surgeries that may or may not work. It was obviously not the news I wanted and, while I'm waiting for a definitive plan from the surgeon, I'm trying to stay optimistic. It's never easy. I hate waiting and non-clear answers and this process is involving a lot of both.
On the positive side, the weather is expected to cool next week and it will start to feel like fall. And there is NFL football, which makes a nice focal point for the family. We are reestablishing our practice of big Sunday night dinners and it's nice to have the game on during prep time. I've just started reading an advance copy of The Lifegiving Table courtesy of Tyndale Press and I'm hoping it gives me lots of dinner ideas for fall and winter.
I hope you have a fabulous week. There is a lot of crazy going on in the world and I hope you are safe and sound.
Update: We were very sad to hear about the passing of David Mainse, founder of Crossroads Communications and 100 Huntley Street. He pioneered faith-based programming in Canada and our thoughts are with his family.
Affiliate Link. I love Christmas. And while I don't want to see the stuff on the shelves until November, I love a sneak peak at the Most Wonderful Time of the Year! It's time for DaySpring's Annual Christmas Preview. Check it out!