My daughter, Grace, left Friday on a year-long missions trip with World Race. I’ve been in constant communication with God since then. This is our conversation. Dear…… Read more “Monday Morning Coffee and a Prayer”
Look Kids, We’re on Uranus!
My family spent a couple of days in Kansas City for Spring Break. It was wonderful. We rented bikes to peddle around downtown. The bike path took…… Read more “Look Kids, We’re on Uranus!”
Collecting Coffee Mugs
I’ve decided to collect coffee mugs. The other day, I was standing in line to purchase a coffee mug and some other merchandise from the Choose901 pop-up…… Read more “Collecting Coffee Mugs”
A Weekend to Remember: Part 2
Attention: This the second part of a series. To read the first part of the story, please click here. The day after my car had the unfortunate…… Read more “A Weekend to Remember: Part 2”
A Weekend to be Remembered: Part 1
The weekend of June 13th, my great-niece married the love of her life, and the kids and I attended the lovely ceremony. It was held on a…… Read more “A Weekend to be Remembered: Part 1”
Declutter/Minimalist Challenge (a.k.a. 37 Things)
While G and I were in New York, she told me about this closet decluttering idea called “37 Things” that she wanted to try. (http://www.un-fancy.com/) The idea…… Read more “Declutter/Minimalist Challenge (a.k.a. 37 Things)”
Why Turn Off Apps While on Vacation?
My daughter G and I recently took a mother/daughter vacation to New York City. We tried to take in as many sights as a leisurely week would…… Read more “Why Turn Off Apps While on Vacation?”
Writing Challenge Day 18: A photograph of myself
Our “Happy New Year” cards. Why “Happy New Year” instead of “Happy Holidays” or “Merry Christmas”? 1. We get our family picture taken on Christmas…… Read more “Writing Challenge Day 18: A photograph of myself”
Writing Challenge Day 16: My thoughts on education
I am the mother. I am my children’s life-long teacher. When I decided to have children, I made their education a top priority.
Writing Challenge Day 15: Where will I be in 5 years
Achieving goals has always escaped me. I make goals (I have tons of plans, from book lists to household projects to retirement. You name it, I have…… Read more “Writing Challenge Day 15: Where will I be in 5 years”