Beautiful Mess

Beautiful Mess

My life, a beautiful mess: written last fall, but that’s ok.  My life is STILL a beautiful mess. Saturday we took our son to the airport after a great 5 day visit.  I hate goodbyes. They make me want to cry. Sunday I was responsible for portions of a...

Not too busy this Christmas

There’s not enough hours in the day to DO all that we are called to do.  Our schedules are packed and who doesn’t look forward to days off where we can just catch up. We’re so busy with LIFE that it’s easy to loose perspective on...
The Heavenly Man

The Heavenly Man

  Last night we had a sleepover for our youngest daughter’s Sweet 16 Birthday.  I stopped counting girls after 18 arrived.  My husband was on a job in a nearby city, and wouldn’t be home till well after midnight. The girls got...
It’s A Dog’s Life

It’s A Dog’s Life

It’s a Dog’s Life, Puppy Point 1 This is Piper, 5 months; Jack, 8 weeks, and Riley, 5 years; two labs and an Aussie. There’s such a distinct difference between retrievers and shepherds. We didn’t realized just how obvious this was until we had both in the same home....
Giving Changes Perspective

Giving Changes Perspective

You know those days when everything seems to be working against you?  I was having one the other day.  I was entertaining the thought of purchasing tickets for our family to fly to Jamaica so we could “disappear” for a month....

World War Z

My daughters recently took me to see World War Z. We had a great time sitting on the edge of our seats the entire movie.  Similar to I am Legend, it presented a plausible (though exaggerated) scenario in which a life altering virus spread worldwide. Later,...