forever young

Recently, I was reminded that “youth” is all about perspective…

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June Walk

Softly stepping, sunlight blazing, umbrella trees perfectly shading…

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21 x 2

“There are two things we should give our children; one is roots and the other is wings.”

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growth

Usually I file and clip  and hear the choppy  snip snip snip…  but now they’ve grown  and I can’t stop staring  ’cause it looks like press-on nails  I’m wearing  I have let my nails grow and they are reaching enormous lengths!  It’s not something I normally do, because when I play piano they break easily…but […]

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MARVELous

I have entered into a new phase of motherhood. My girls have crossed the bridge from kids to tweens, and now we are smack dab in the middle of the teen years- when the unexpected is always to be expected. These days, I am doing everything I can to be the strong mother my teen […]

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He is Risen!

He is risen indeed! I know Easter was a whole week ago- but I can’t NOT share with you what happened on Easter Sunday… After several years of talking to my daughters about being baptized, they finally took the “plunge”! And what could make that even more special?! I got to baptize my daughters! It […]

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this only do I seek

It might sound a little strange, but I think a lot about heaven and what it will be like. I can’t even wrap my mind around it, but I know the joy I experience when I spend time in His presence… and to experience joy like that for eternity- well, that’s going to be nothing short of AMAZING!! But you know what else I’ve been thinking about? How desperately I want EVERYONE I know to experience that same joy.

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do stuff with your kids

one day I’ll look back- grateful for the time I spent being with my girls I love haikus. They say a lot with few words. Sometimes lots of words make me tired, lol! Like yesterday- for some reason I was really, really tired. I could chalk it up to the time change and still getting […]

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