Category: Blogging

When Your Faith Needs a New Perspective

I don’t like the spotlight. I have always been a wallflower and would rather be in the background than center-stage.  Being a pastor’s wife doesn’t always accommodate my insecurities, so learning to accept being uncomfortable has been a journey that started long ago… I can still remember squirming in my seat as a young girl…

Three Ingredient Cookies

No one likes to go digging around for old recipes… or old posts on the blog, so I decided to repost the recipe for this very simple cookie recipe.  A friend gave it to me quite awhile ago, and I’ve used it to try all kinds of variations–the possibilities are endless!  It’s an easy one…

Where Feet May Fall–Travel Theme: FEET

Just for fun… and because feet really do tell a story… I am joining the TRAVEL THEME: FEET inspired by the blog, Where’s My Backpack?.  You can join the adventure @ http://wheresmybackpack.com/2015/08/28/travel-theme-feet/ I chose pictures from my travels to Madagascar, where two of my precious grandbabies live, and where we did a Vacation Bible School…

Summer of Cedar

It’s only my personal opinion, but cedar trees are not the most beautiful of trees… My husband-with-a-memory-bank-that-never-runs-out is stashed with all kinds of treasure.  He has been trying to teach me to recognize different types of trees for a long time, but is especially persistent on this adventure to the lake.  It is just beyond…

A Degree in Motherhood

There will be no walking across a stage to receive a diploma. This honorary degree in the field of motherhood was bestowed on me in 1981 (the nine months before my first son was born counts!) and the real lessons began. There was no instruction manual. No class. No teacher. No book that could prepare you for this.…