It’s a New Year, and you know what that means. BIG dreams. BIG schemes. All that BIG jazz. So of course, we’re here to turn all that on its BIG ear. Cause that’s what we do here on the Isle. To give credit where credit is due, though, it’s actually Seth Lewis who’s doing all […]
Read More PODCAST- Seth Lewis, and Dreaming Small
Happy New Year! Because it seems to be the thing to do, and because one of my resolutions is to write more lists, I give you, in no particular order… my 2023 Top Ten Resolutions: 1. Get someone to explain the tiny font trend on Instagram Stories. I really don’t get it. 2. Choose to […]
Read More I Hereby Resolve…
It’s blizzarding out. Right now as I write. Like a real life Little House on the Prairie-esque bonafide BLIZ-Zard! At any moment I’m expecting Pa and Mr. Edwards to fall through the front door, half frozen, to save the day, and then we shall all dance around while Pa plays the fiddle (once his fingers […]
Read More Merry, Disruptive Christmas!
What could be better than all things CHRISTMAS in December? Why, all things AMISH, of course! And because we are all about making dreams come true here on the Isle, we’ve got you covered on both counts, with New York Times BEST-SELLING author Shelley Shepard Gray, no less! She stops by the Isle to talk […]
Read More Podcast- Shelley Shepard Gray, and all things amish and christmassy
There are certain questions that hang in our collective consciousness. Where does color go when it fades? How many licks does it take to get to the tootsie roll center of a Tootsie pop? How do we get all these amazing people here on the Isle? The world may never know. But let’s enjoy it […]
Read More PODCAST- Laurel Guillen and a Merry Medieval Misfit Christmas Tale
Who’da thunk we’d make it this far? 100 whole episodes, now that is cause to pause and celebrate! And speaking of celebrations, we are doing so in style with none other than Stasi Eldredge. You know, NY Times bestselling author/speaker/podcaster and co-leader at Wild at Heart Ministries? THAT Stasi Eldredge. What’s even more amazing than […]
Read More PODCAST- Stasi Eldredge: The Pressure’s OFF (oh, and it’s our 100th episode!)
So here’s some fun Throwback Thursday action for you. I just stumbled across a post I shared on Instagram about a year and a half ago… a little snippet of a song I started writing, about a year and a half ago… and I guess I forgot all about having shared it back then… But […]
Read More It’s Short. It’s Sweet. It’s a Snippet!
It’s been a banner week at my house, friends. Major developments here. Really big. Game changer big. The kind of exciting news that makes you wish there was some kind of celebratory card you could mail out to all your family and friends, like a birth announcement. Or that you could get Batman to announce […]
Read More A Few Thoughts About Change
Is she a plotter or a “pantster”? Wouldn’t you like to know! You may also like to know what a “pantster” is… This my friend, is how we play the teaser game. Read on! Author Amanda Cleary Eastep joins us for another riveting Stupid Game, and a fun and somehow very deep and meaningful conversation about […]
Read More PODCAST- Amanda Cleary Eastep is BACK… and better than ever!