Musical musings on neglected weeds

Hard at work we made it look as if that’s all  it really took One day of labor one day of sweat and oh how quickly we forget these little things  that creep and grow up through our mulch did we not know that when we do not  tend our weeds and when His word  […]

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What happens when we neglect our weeds…

Hard at work we made it look as if that’s all  it really took One day of labor one day of sweat and oh how quickly we forget these little things  that creep and grow up through our mulch  did we not know- that when we do not  tend our weeds and when His word  […]

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it’s the little things…

“We’ll get our homework done early- we promise!!”  my girls beg with pleading eyes. “We’ll do all our chores, mommy! Pleeeeease???” And so the evening routine begins.  Laundry folding- they put it away with ease.  Homework- not a peep as they pour themselves into their writing, cutting, reading, flute practicing…  music to my ears!   […]

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Willing to be Made Willing

If you are willing and obedient,     you will eat the good things of the land;  Isaiah 1:19 There are times in our lives when we know that He is asking us to do something that is out of the ordinary.  One of these “out of the ordinary” times for my husband and I was when […]

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He Washed Me White as (Ivory) Snow

I am going to share something slightly embarrassing today… yes, folks, I have been a victim of “laundry bottle identity crisis”.  I cannot be the only one that has suffered from this condition, so I felt the need to come out of the closet… One evening when my youngest was still a baby, I was […]

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The Boiling Point

I had been dreading this particular afternoon for days.  I picked my daughters up from school early one afternoon last week to take them to the dentist.  Visiting the dentist always proves to be an afternoon filled with anxiety and fear.   As I sat in the school’s  office, I noticed a poster on the […]

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Puppy Love

This is our dog, Remy- the most totally awesomest dog ever- My husband and my youngest daughter are severely allergic to cats and most dogs.  Being a dog lover, I had suppressed my desire for a fur-baby far too long.  It was like a clock ticking inside of me- you know how when you are desperate […]

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