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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TIME FOR DE~STRESSING

Hello, my friends, how are you doing today? How was your week? Today in my neck of the woods, we are experiencing a cloudy but mild, pleasurable and refreshing kind of day.  It’s cloudy enough to feel cozy and cuddled and mild enough to be calming and comforting.  In reality, it’s a beautiful day, I love cloudy […]

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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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“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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I WISH…, I WISH FOR SOMETHING DIFFERENT?

Good day friends, how are you today? How was your week? For those in the US, what did you do yesterday for Independence Day? In my neck of the woods, yesterday’s temperature rose to a whopping 93°! I thought of complaining, but I quickly remembered how much I beseeched the Lord for warmer temperatures (can’t […]

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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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PAIN; SHALL I CONSIDER IT A GIFT?

Hey friends, how are you doing? How has been your week so far? What were your plans for the year? Have you accomplished any? Today we enjoyed a beautiful, bright, sunny day.  Our temperature rose to 84°. Can you believe it? 84°! Thank You, Lord! Right now, at 9:33pm, I can hear the sounds of children […]

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RAIN, RAIN, AND MORE RAIN; SEND HELP

Good day, my friends.  It is a good day in my neck of the woods.  The Lord granted me a new day with brand new opportunities to do better.  He filled it with brand, spanking new mercies; no leftovers for me! His mercies are new every morning.   There will be no actual sunshine in my day today, as […]

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ARE YOU READY FOR THE BIG DAY?

Gracious friends, how was your week? It’s a beautiful day today, in my neck of the woods.  The sun is shining and currently, I am enjoying 63° which feels cooler because it is very windy.  That’s okay though, because we’ve had so much rain lately that every bit of sunshine calls for a celebration.  Sunshine and warm days […]

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