WELCOME WREATH WEDNESDAY

Today, was a beautiful day! First, I enjoyed a lovely luncheon with forty loving, generous women. Each one is a beautiful quilter. Later, I had the privilege of sharing dinner with ten great women who make up the Washington Township Ladies Auxiliary. I am part of both of these unique groups. However, delicious food, wonderful conversations, and sweet ladies are […]

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TIMELESS MEMORIES TUESDAY

I traveled down Memory Lane quite a few times today. As I was writing my Christmas cards, my mind meandered back to Ayers Road in Forks Township where I grew up.  It was a great place, a small farm with ducks, chickens, rabbits, pigs, a beagle and lots of cats and kittens.  Christmas was my favorite time of year. Mom […]

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MOTIVATIONAL MERRY MONDAY

Today is the first Monday in December. It was a good day. My husband and I picked up four cemetery pieces and placed three of them on the graves of my parents, my late husband, and his parents. They were beautiful freshly made pillows filled with a variety of greens, with a red ribbon, and gold decorative pieces. My husband, […]

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SELF-FORGIVENESS SUNDAY

Did you know there are a lot of men, women, and children who have gone through an awful lot of hurt, anger, guilt, low self-esteem, and the feeling of never measuring up?  Did you know many people have made mistakes and find it difficult to move on? Mistakes that eat away at their hearts making it challenging to live the […]

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SHADOW OF OURSELVES SATURDAY

Sometimes, I like to walk around our local school track. The surface under my feet always entices me to keep walking. On a sunny day, shadows of the walkers are either ahead of them or bringing up the rear. Today as I thought about my daily story, images of those shadows appeared like my favorite movie playing in my mind. […]

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FAITH AND FAMILY FRIDAY

With Christmas right around the corner, I thought I would write a little story about what the holiday means to me. First and foremost, Christmas is about the birth of our Savior, Jesus. I love to read about the journey of Mary and Joseph, the obstacles they faced, the birth of Jesus, the star that led the Wise men and […]

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TENDER-HEARTED THURSDAY

One of my favorite Hallmark Movies is, The Christmas Visitor. It is a story about a family who suffered the loss of their military son in Desert Storm on Christmas Eve.  The family was devastated and stopped celebrating Christmas. After several years, the fallen soldier’s father decided that he wanted to bring some happiness back into their home. So, he […]

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