Prepare your family for an emergency? Many of us think: Those things may happen to others, but not to us – right? Now we probably wouldn’t come right out and say it, but we think it, at least I do. It really shook my faith when two incidences happened relatively close together and to people I know and love. First, our 18-month-old son went from
It is great to be back in so many ways. My last article was on December 19th, so it’s been a while. I took some time to work on getting settled into my “new normal”. 2019 gave us a new granddaughter and a new son-in-law. Our little family is growing and we’re loving it. The holidays were quiet, just enjoying being together when we could.
Discovering the magic question I’m sure some of you have felt as overwhelmed as I have recently. I don’t know where to even start! I’ve spent a lot of time recently pondering where to begin every morning. The other day I had a great idea. I asked Dan what two things he wanted me to do next. I told him I was struggling with what
Travel with children quote and graphic provided by https://www.carrentals.com/blog/wanderlust-quotes/ Yes, you can find delight in traveling with your children. For 20 years we drove about 4,000 miles the first two weeks of September on a family vacation. We also flew to Tucson, AZ in January or February to visit Dan’s family every year for about ten years. In addition, we rented a cabin most
I’m sure most of you recognize this photo as it’s my profile photo on all of my pages, etc. My son took it last year. What it doesn’t show is that I’m 74 years old. I’m definitely an older woman to most of you who will read this. I don’t expect I will tell you anything new, but hopefully, my age and life will add
Happy Thanksgiving, everyone. My grumbles We have lots of plans made to gather with family tomorrow. That is until people started getting sick and we got six inches of snow with more predicted. They have restricted travel all over the US because of problem weather. Why? When everyone has plans for fun family times? I don’t understand it at all. Doesn’t the Lord want us