Deactivate my what??

In search of the perfect shrug to compliment our Easter Sunday outfits, the girls and I headed out to the mall yesterday. Shopping with my daughters is always an adventure- one that I often have to give myself a “pep talk” to do. Gotta have a planned route, set clear expectations, and we buy absolutely […]

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Memories…like the corners of my mind

I think of all the things I thought and how I used to feel Remembering all my childhood angst the moments  become real connecting through our stories sharing thoughts and spending time I’m reliving my own childhood as I watch these girls of mine! I did something out of the ordinary the other day- I […]

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Where two or three are gathered…

Tip tap tip tap little paws go pitter patter slowly moving, speed increasing growing louder is the clatter  finding me, he snuggles up and settles down so sweet As I sit on my piano bench he rests upon my feet  with the steady beat  my feet, they pedal up and down lulling my sweet boy […]

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Breath of Life

O Breath of life, come sweeping through us, Revive Your church with life and power; O Breath of life, come cleanse, renew us, And fit Your church to meet this hour. O breath of life, come sweeping through us O breath of life, come cleanse, renew us O love of Christ, afresh to win us […]

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You Have Redeemed My Soul

You have redeemed my soul from the pit of emptiness You have redeemed my soul from death You have redeemed my soul from the pit of emptiness You have redeemed my soul from death I was a hungry child in a dried up river I was a burnt out forest and no one could do […]

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Pi Day

How could I ever deny  a day that’s devoted to pi? I partake without care blissfully unaware that it finds a new home on my thigh!  My oldest daughter celebrated “pi” day at school yesterday. She asked me to come for a special activity her class was doing to celebrate- including eating pie, of course! […]

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ebb and flow

Though days and nights may ebb and flow up and down, around they go our circumstances- much the same but steadfast always is Your Name My Solid Rock- Emmanuel! When I choose to worship- all is well!  I lift my hands, my voice I raise To You, I sing my songs of praise! The LORD […]

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One day that’ll be me

one day we’ll look at our  wrinkled skin  our weathered lines and wonder where  the time has gone One day  we’ll remember  the dreams of our past and see the gift of our present- unwrapping  and sharing our memories- one by  one Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of […]

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when I dream

when I dream of what will be- all I see is you and me sitting high above the trees as we watch the setting sun ’till all that’s left are twinkling lights of a starry, starry moonlit night we dream of what tomorrow brings- when we’ll watch the rising sun I peeked through my curtains […]

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He makes all things beautiful in His time

I have many bittersweet memories from my teaching days. Teaching is something I was drawn to- because I wanted to make a difference in people’s lives.  I wanted to inspire others to dream and to find joy in doing what they love to do.  For me- that “thing” has always been music. I had one […]

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