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Independence Day

Jul 3 2013 - 11:27pm

July 4th is tomorrow and I am so grateful for this country.  I have so many prayers for our nation and I could write a whole series of blogs about my wishes for our country's future.  ...

Habits are habits

Jun 18 2013 - 11:08am

After a wonderful time at Gramma and Grampa's house we are back in the real world. We came back relaxed and refreshed, but with a few lingering habits I am not comfortable with and hope to shed...

What's In A Name?

Jun 9 2013 - 12:32pm

This past Monday was weird.  The kids were out of sorts and my tolerance level was low.  I know that I yelled more than I should have.

Tuesday was better.  My daughter had a...

Listen to the whispers...

Jun 1 2013 - 6:22am

This past 10 days it has been an interesting house where we desperately clung to why we were grateful in the midst of a raging virus. My daughter got the upper respiratory infection first and then...

Memorial Every Day

May 21 2013 - 9:10am

One week from now our country will remember our noble servicemen and women with Memorial Day.

I imagine I had the entire day to reflect in silence and meditation on all those who have...

Kids get it

May 14 2013 - 10:26am

Think about it. Kids say please and thank you. They make friends easily, sometimes without even being able to speak. Children snuggle. They play and run and jump and ask questions and LIVE!!! A...

Say "When"

May 6 2013 - 9:29pm

When someone is pouring me a beverage, I set my glass in front of them. Usually they will tell me "say when", meaning that I should tell them when to stop pouring...when there's the desired...

No one is perfect, just perfect for each other

May 1 2013 - 9:47am

I LOVE this video.*** I cried. Why? Because I have been here. There are times when I was not the best at something, but I added great value in other ways. I think to group projects in college,...

Just So You Know

Apr 27 2013 - 8:08am

One time someone told me that I talk about God "all the time" and asked me if I could have a conversation without mentioning God.

This stopped me in my tracks. Could I have a conversation...

Say What?!

Apr 12 2013 - 10:11pm

A few days ago, a lady asked if I was my children's grandmother.

Now I know I don't look old enough to be a grandma. Or do I? I don't think I do, but anyway, her comment got me thinking...