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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A CHRISTMAS BLESSING

Merry, merry Christmas to you and I pray that you have a beautiful, bright, happy new year.  I know you’ve heard it before, but praying that this will be your experience in 2018.   But let me insert in here that having a great year, depends on me and you. This time of the year, some…

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WHY WAS MARY CHOSEN?

What made Mary so spectacular? Why was she chosen to be the mother of Immanuel, our Savior? Why did she stand out? She must have known that there was a possibility, that Joseph would not marry her, when he found out she was pregnant.  Yet she chose to obey the Lord, in spite of the…

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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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NOVEMBER FAVORITES & GIVE-AWAY (CLOSED)

Where did November go? In just a few days, December will be here. There in the distance is January, 2018.  Can you remember what happened in January or even February?  Can you trace the Hand of God?  Has He been faithful?  Can you see His love, mercy and grace throughout the past months? I must…

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10 STEPS TO LIVING A WORRY FREE LIFE

Is it even possible to live a life, free of stress?  A life devoid of anxiousness and worry, can it be done?  Have you ever thought about a world where everyone lived a life of serenity?  I would love to be a ‘cool, calm and collected’ someone.   Life throws us the unexpected; sin comes at a…

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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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