STEPS TO LOVING THE UNLOVEABLE

Hey friends, how are you today? Really… how are you? How is your summer? What’s your favorite thing about summer? One of my favorites is actually the people. Most people seem kinder and little friendlier. It’s easier to talk to strangers as we walk along the paths or run on the tracks. People seem to […]

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LET’S PARTY… BLOG PARTY (3)

Hey friends, how am I doing? Why thank you for asking…. I am doing well.  It’s a beautiful day in my neighborhood. The cicadas are so loud, they’ve drowned out every other sound, including that of the birds.  But that’s okay, because cicadas herald the warmth of a new day. I know it’s going to be a warm […]

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HELP!!! I CAN’T LET GO

Hey friends, we are now experiencing the last full month of summer.  August is here, can you believe it? We are four months away from the end of the year. We’ve officially lived more of 2019 than there is to be lived.  Do you know in one of our local craft stores, the Christmas decorations are already […]

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WARNINGS AND REPRIMANDS

Hey friends, how are you doing?  How was your week? The weather has been cooperating this week. Can you believe a thunderstorm had the temerity to come calling on our anniversary date night? Truthfully though, I love thunderstorms; the lightning and thunder and heavy rains, I love it all, even on that evening, I enjoyed it […]

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5, MAYBE 8 THINGS, I’VE LEARNED WHILE MARRIED

Hey friends, how are you today? How was your weekend? What tasks did you perform, what events did you attend?  We went to NYC over the weekend.  We had the best time spent with our family.  We did so much and yet so little in that short space of time.  It was definitely a time well spent.  We talked and […]

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IT WAS A CLOSE CALL… A VERY CLOSE CALL

Hey friends, how are you doing? How was your week? Yesterday, we enjoyed beautiful, refreshing, cooling rain for most of the day. I know …  you can laugh if you want to; I’m so very sure the Lord is perhaps still shaking His Head.  Just a few months ago, I could hardly find one good qualifier to describe […]

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“I DO” TO WHAT, EXACTLY?

Hey friends, how was your weekend? Have you gone on vacation yet? Do you have any plans to go on vacation for the summer? I love summer time, I love the temperature, I love the sunshine, I love the smiles on people’s faces.  I enjoy their desire to initiate conversation, I relish the compliments and encouragements, […]

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WAIT! BEFORE YOU SAY ‘I DO’…

Hey friends, what are your plans for the rest of the summer? We have quite a few travel plans coming up, which I must admit, I am looking forward to, this summer.  As a wife, mom, homemaker and also someone who works outside the home, every trip is a good one.  The month of July takes us […]

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OH! WHAT A HAPPY DAY…

Hey friends, can you believe we are officially done with six months from our 2019 calendar? Six months! Now we are counting down to the end of the year; 2020 is right around the corner, if the Lord tarries. It took me weeks to remember to write 2019, perhaps 2020 will be easier, after all it’s […]

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ANOTHER THRIFT HAUL AND TRUE BEAUTY

Hello friends, how are you?  How was your week? What did you do this week? I had a wonderful week.  I think I’ve finally found my rhythm, since the girls came back from college.  For a minute there, I felt like my life was in chaos. I had to readjust to having two extra people in the house and […]

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