childhood

Endless Summer

Kids are out of school and the Southern California heat is starting turn up. It​ i​s an exciting time that brings long days, late nights, adventures, and freedom!

Like many living in San Diego, I did not grow up here. …

Being Made New

Kids play hard, and sometimes they get banged up. The crazy part is that we stick a Band-Aid on a skinned knee and, in a week or two, they’re just fine. Bruises fade, new skin grows to cover cuts and …

The Christmas Wonder of a Child

Christmas has always been a special time for me. As a child, the whole month of December was a magical and joyous time, filled with traditions and activities that kept the wonder of the season alive! For our family, and …