I recently asked my children, “What is your favorite part of Christmas?” My daughter’s answer was so well written, I am sharing it with you here today. Christmas time is my favorite part of the year. I love the holly jolly feelings, the Christmas cookies, the holiday music, the gift wrapping, and celebrating Jesus’s birthday. … More My Favorite Christmas Tradition
“When you stumble, get up, repent, and move on, again. Don’t give up on God. Don’t give up on life. One day God will set you free but until then, you must get up and keep going.” Artsymumof5 I love this quote from Artsymumof5. She has a great devotional on Tumblr that I love to … More “When you stumble…”
I guess it’s bound to happen, but if you have your own blog and spend time with it, your children are going to want one as well. My daughter has been asking for her own blog for a couple of years now, but hubby has always said, “NO!” The web is a scary place for … More Welcome Bekah to Blogging
I have read a number of articles about the situation in Ferguson and a number of things ran through my mind as well as a whole host of emotions. I wasn’t able to put it all into coherent words. Today I ran across a FB post by New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson. He … More Reflections on Ferguson
A year ago today, my cousin and his wife watched their baby girl born at just 24 weeks. Today as we celebrate this precious girl turning one, Chris willingly wrote a letter to herself and allowed me to share it with you all. Thank you, Chris, for your “Letter To Me”!! Dear Me, Tomorrow you are … More A Letter to Me
It is a dangerous thing in our home to do two things: say you are bored, or ask a question. If a child lets me know that they are bored, then they are quickly assigned to a task such as scrubbing floors, cabinets, or digging the gross stuff out from under furniture. The second situation happened … More What is Spanish Moss?
I asked my husband to help me write a post this week and he chose to give me his top 5 reasons for loving begin married. He has the knack for expressing himself clearly and also has the ability to discuss things that I just can’t discuss. Thank you, babe, for contributing to this series … More Why I Love Being Married