New Direction

I’m not even sure anyone out there is even reading or looking at this ‘blog’ anymore. I find that in the past several years, I just haven’t had the time to write as much as I wish I could. What I have been doing is fine-tuning many business skills that I hope to turn into … More New Direction

Mary Did You Know?

Historically speaking, tonight is a preparation or the anticipation of a major historic event for the Christian world. It is not about decor around the house, or the tree being lit, or even the gifts under the tree. It is about the Messiah, who had been promised to God’s covenant people. A promise given back … More Mary Did You Know?

Happy Birthday Boys!

Today is a special day in our home, twice over!  We have 2 birthday on the same day… isnt’ that amazing?? On this day, 40 years ago, an enlisted Army wife entered the hospital to give birth to her first-born. It was a boy, with blond hair, green eyes, and a huge grin.  His folks … More Happy Birthday Boys!

Advent: Joy

  The second week of Advent is joy! It is the Advent season and many of us are rushing around to finalize our gift purchases and wrapping them. I also don’t believe I am alone in finding myself caught up in the scurrying and flurrying motions, while I lose sight of why I am doing … More Advent: Joy

It’s Christmastime!

It’s Christmas-time again! We love Christmas in our home: the glitter, the red, the green, the candles, the New England Village, the smells, the cookies, and especially…THE SONGS! I am one of those folks who absolutely refuses to allow any Christmas music until the day after Thanksgiving. I want this time to remain magical and … More It’s Christmastime!