Are you Weary?

"a state of physical or mental weariness...apathy" I am so enjoying receiving my "word for the day"! Recently LASSITUDE was the daily word. I could so relate! Weary! Oh my gosh yes! I've found myself weary at times this year...how about you? I have a friend whom I will call Jane, that was recently laid off …

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Keep me accountable

When we had our pool put in we were told we had to monthly take a sample of water in for testing in order to keep our warranty on the finish. OOPS we forgot last month!! Yesterday I brought in a sample. With concern, I asked how this was going to affect our warranty. "No …

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Cancer Picked the WRONG Princess!

Just over 2 years ago I asked my readers to pray for Logan. It was the summer of 2013 and our neighbor's 4 year-old daughter Logan was diagnosed with Leukemia.   Today we celebrated "NO MO Chemo"!!! AND Logan's 7th Birthday!! What an awesome afternoon...family and friends celebrating her LIFE! But this I call to mind, …

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A Slice of Heaven

Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather. John Ruskin Hmmm...I think those who are being battered AGAIN by the snow and ice would disagree with John Ruskin!! Much of the United States is currently …

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MOVE FORWARD – You can change

Check out today's  new audio reading of this post.  LET ME KNOW IF YOU ENJOYED THE READING. When I am unable to change the circumstances I am in, it's my responsibility to change myself. Easier said than done!! Listen to Part 1 of this post:  So how do I do that? How do I learn …

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Grin and Bear it

PAIN HURT Some people say you should just... "GRIN AND BEAR IT" But sometimes the pain is so intense that "grinning and bearing it" is not an option. As many of you know, my Uncle Walter was a POW in World War II. He was kept in a German concentration camp called, Stalag IX-B. How …

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Growing in Christ

For Christmas my sister gave me a beautiful basket with about a dozen narcissus bulbs.  I couldn't wait to plant them, but I learned that they are very fragrant...uh, oh I thought. So I decided I would "test plant" one in a glass container with decorative stones. About 2 weeks went by and NOTHING happened. …

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