Family is…

I wasn’t going to write about this today. I have several other posts lined up and ready to go. Yay me! I was planning on using one of those to get me through this crazy week. But Suzie Eller’s prompt for this week’s #livefree link up “Family is…?” kept ringing in my ears as I […]

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Weary Warrior

If you have come expecting a good message today, I hope you won’t feel cheated by this. The beginnings of countless potential blog posts clutter my desktop, but I haven’t been able to finish a single one. So, rather than rush through something that has the possibility to be good if given the right attention, […]

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Finding Control

Finding Control in Chaos

I don’t know about you, but finding control often seems just out of my reach. And there’s noting like a military move to prove it! ********* Military Moves Every couple of years the Army awards a contact to a moving company that will come and pack up all our worldly possessions and move them to […]

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What Frightens You?

What frightens you? We are surrounded by the dangerous, difficult and unknown every single day. And sometimes knowing multiplies our fear. Skiing was fun, before I learned how painful snow can be. I became a lot less confident about driving in Central Texas after my husband was broadsided less than a mile from home last […]

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What are you waiting for?

Have you ever been promised something amazing but found yourself waiting and wondering when it would arrive? Sometimes, getting what we want doesn’t come as quickly as a package ordered on Amazon Prime and shipped via FedEx. About three years ago, after much prayerful consideration and study, God called me to start this craft business. I combed […]

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Are You Cultivating Compassion or Breeding Bitterness?

Ordinarily, I am not a very compassionate mother when it comes to missing school. My boys know the rules are the same ones my Mom used to judge whether or not my sister and I would get on the bus. At the risk of TMI, if they aren’t vomiting, don’t have a fever or diarrhea, […]

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