I admire organized women who keep a first aid kit at home, ready for any emergency. Then there are women like me who have a hard time keeping Band-Aids in the house.
I once had to walk my bleeding self to the corner pharmacy for first aid supplies after a kitchen accident involving broken glass, cake, and syrup all over the floor. (You don’t want to know.) I ran into my neighbor and hoped she wouldn’t notice blood dripping from the napkin wrapped around my thumb. Band-Aids come in handy when you actually have some on hand.
Sometimes we need a spiritual emergency kit because life crises can go far beyond broken glass on a sticky kitchen floor. [Read more…]