Autumn Is In the Air!

I’m always ready for fall at the end of summer, and spring is a nice change from winter. We see God’s creative handiwork in the miracle of the changing seasons. I often don’t view the changing of the seasons as a miracle, but it truly is. This time of year provides...

An Unexpected Miscarriage

Revelation 4:11 Thou are worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honor and power: for thou hast created all things, and for thy pleasure they are and were created. Over the last several years, it has become a huge reality that miscarriage is a very common occurrence. I...

Top Three Least Favorite Chores

We all have tasks and responsibilities around the house. It doesn’t matter if you are a single person who works 8-5 each day or a mother who spends a lot of time at home. Of the chores that we do on a daily, weekly, monthly, or yearly basis, some are more enjoyable...

Christmas Thoughts and a Muffin Recipe

This week has been very busy, and the busyness continues! On Wednesday I made 68 cupcakes and two trays of brownies for a church kids’ party and a piano party/recital! I was supposed to acquire 72 cupcakes out of the mixes, but I must have made a couple of them a...

A Simple Christmas

Christmas is one of my favorite times of year! It is a blessed time to celebrate our Savior’s birth and rejoice in Hope amidst a troubled world. John 14:6 Jesus saith unto him, I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by Me....

Snail Mail: The Art of Sending Cards

Have you ever had a rough day? I’m sure you have because it happens to all of us! What if after a rough day or an especially tiring day, you walk to your mailbox and find a handwritten note from a friend who lives in another state? No, it’s not your birthday or any...

Happy Adoption Day, Puzzle!

Believe it or not, I own a dog, and she lives in the laundry room… nowhere else in the house! She loves her place of security, and she also likes to play outside, so it is a good arrangement! I like dogs, but I never really planned to own a dog. We had two dogs...