BEST OF 2017 

Hi there, how was your Christmas Day? We have this tradition for our Christmas Day. Usually, the girls are the first up, but this time, believe it or not, my husband and I managed to have a quiet  cup of coffee before their arrival. Tardy teenagers! Anyhoo…we read about the birth of Christ in Matthew…

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DO I LOVE YOU?

At the beginning of 2017, I added Proverbs 31:26, to my life verses.  (Yes, I have a few). Would you like me to quote it?  What is the purpose of a life verse, if one can’t memorize it? Here, I am typing it from memory: “She opens her mouth with wisdom and on her tongue…

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THE DEFINITION OF ME

Who am I? Am I just Benny’s wife? Am I only Cleo’s and Anna’s mom? Am I a teacher?  Am I stay-at-home mom?  Perhaps I am homeschool mom? Who am I?  Am I all of these?  Or maybe I am none of these… Do my clothes determine who I am? Am I defined by my…

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CHANGES A’ COMING

WOW! The month of November is here. Does it seem like October just spent a weekend with us and was gone?  Honestly, where does time go?  2018 is right around the corner! Are you ready, for the changes the New Year will bring?  What changes have been made in your life, throughout this year? Some…

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OCTOBER FAVORITES

Wow!  Are you keeping track with me?  Time just keeps marching on, ready or not.  Sometimes, when life keeps the curve balls coming, it is easy to slip into old habits.  The ‘new’ man is struggling for control, but the constant battles are making it difficult to surrender. Life as a new creation is intentional…

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REMEMBER

Hi there, how are you today?  How was your week? Has it been one of THOSE weeks?  You know, the one where everything that can go wrong, did go wrong.  Or perhaps you had a great week and things, in your section of the globe was just wonderful.  In spite of the kind of day…

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BROKEN PROMISES…

How many times have we said these words? How many times have we heard it said?  “I won’t do it again, mom”; or (like I did) perhaps, you’ve recently said, “I won’t do it again, Lord”.  Have you ever said these words and perhaps wondered, why it’s so hard to keep that promise?  I remember…

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DIY HAIR BUTTER

Proverbs 31:18… She perceives that her merchandise is good, And her lamp does not go out by night. Where do you see yourself in ten years’ time? Who do you want to be, if granted the time?  I love these verses found in Proverbs 31:25-26 Strength and honor are her clothing; She shall rejoice in…

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