Giving Thanks & #GivingTuesday

The fact that giving thanks is mentioned numerous times in the Bible tells me that if it is important to God, it shouild be important to me.  When I humbly acknowledge my dependence on God and thank Him for His blessings, my personal joy and generosity meter goes up,...

Life in the Slow Lane

Saturday afternoon, Sept 28, 2018 the girls and I were finishing up the shed painting project.  The girls had gone in and I had a little top trim to finish up when the ladder suddenly leaned one way and I went the other, plummeting to the ground.  Fast-forward the...

Remembering Barbara Bush

Former First Lady Barbara Bush had some remarkable things to say about life. Hmmm.  Makes me wonder what kind of sayings will be quoted after I pass away.  As we remember her passing and celebrate her life, I  want to take a moment and share some of her quotes with...

Poinsettias and People

As I water my Christmas Poinsettia’s, i pondered how people are a lot like Poinsettias.  Both like to be in warm locations, away from heating vents (heated people) and drafts (people who are cold or unwelcoming).  The Poinsettia’s foil wrapper needs holes...