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Change

I always love it when I see that first leaf that reveals summer is coming to an end. Most of the leaves are still green, and then before you know it most of them have changed. There’s nothing like stumbling upon a rainbow of colors scattered around a tree. For me, this season is magical […]

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Marriage 101

It’s hard to believe I’ve been married for almost 36 years. We tied the knot when I was in the eighth grade, and it’s been uphill ever since. 😉 The truth is, I didn’t meet him until I was a freshman in college — and it has been a rollercoaster ride ever since! My life, […]

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30 Years and Counting….

It’s so hard to believe that I can forget what I’m going after when I walk into a room, yet I can remember pretty much every detail of my wedding day – 30 years ago today. It was hot. It was beautiful. I had all of my close friends there with me to celebrate my […]

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Take Time to Laugh!

If you’ve ever seen a snow globe once it’s been activated, then you know what Indiana looked like last Sunday. It was beautiful. It was snowing so much that my husband and youngest son couldn’t keep up with it as they attempted to shovel the driveway – two separate times. It was cold, but the […]

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“IN EVERYTHING GIVE THANKS….” then you’ll find happiness

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” ~ Proverbs 3:5-6   Went to visit two senior saints yesterday afternoon –  a husband and a wife who have been married more than  70 years. […]

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Pick your battles.

Next summer, my husband and I will celebrate our 30th Wedding Anniversary.  Where does the time go? I think back over the years, and I remember so vividly some of the things he would do or say that would ignite my little temper or send me into the ‘cold shoulder’ mode. Some of those memories […]

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Is Your Life – Upside Down?

Started to pour some cereal into a bowl, and realized that I had opened the box up on the wrong end.  Too late. There it was right in front of me…. Life –  upside down. Made me think of a story a minister shared last Sunday.  His sermon was about marriage. He talked about a […]

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Trash Talk

Have had this on my mind for about a year. This is NOT meant to be a negative aimed at all men. I KNOW that there are several out there who have their act together – unless they have me totally fooled – which is possible. Haha. This last year, I have read through numerous […]

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