Sugar and Spice

“Sugar and spice and everything nice, that’s what little girls are made of.”

Calligraphied on a pink plaque surrounded by hearts and flowers, this statement hung on my bedroom wall from infancy. As I entered high school, it was soon surrounded by other plaques that represented successes in debate tournaments. I didn’t know to appreciate the irony then.

The socialization of little girls in America, and particularly southern America, to be nice is well documented. A simple google search of the topic brought up more than 200,000,000 hits. The rest of this post is on Hope Network’s blog…

Recent Posts

Enneagram Evening

To bid on the enneagram dinner, just make a comment below with your name and bid.  OR - claim it by posting in the comment and going here to make your donation. An Enneagram Evening with Rhesa Higgins (2 available) Schedule an evening with Rhesa on the enneagram topic...

Scholarships for Covenant Groups

To provide a scholarship for women seeking community, just head over to our fundraiser campaign page and be sure to designate the gift for "community of women ministers."   Donate a scholarship to a woman in ministry.   Our 9 month cohorts provide monthly group...

Alicia Moss, Vacation Rental Owner

To bid on Alicia's donation, just make a comment below with your name and bid.  OR - claim it by posting in the comment and going here to make your donation. A Sabbath Rest from Alicia and Mark Moss Alicia Moss is a teacher in Mesquite ISD in Mesquite, TX. She and her...