How To Do Mondays

The maintenance man/sometime front desk receptionist at BD’s daycare said of our little princess this morning that she “shows people how to do Mondays.”  She bee bops into the daycare, all 30.5 inches of personality, giving high fives and fist bumps to some, throwing kisses to everyone and putting a smile on everyone’s face. And … More How To Do Mondays


The azaleas are in bloom, flowers are popping up left and right and my town is turning the fountains green in preparation for Saint Patrick’s celebration. Thankfully this turning to spring means that my family has weathered the germs and bugs that plagued our winter and good health is within our grasp. Hallelujah!   Our … More Update


Billy Graham’s death hit me pretty hard.  Weird isn’t it.  I never went to one of his crusades, I never answered the call when I happened to catch one of his television specials from a crusade so why did I feel like a member of my family passed away?   Growing up we didn’t do … More Revival


Each year I pray for a word or phrase that will guide me for the coming year.  2018’s word is Strength.  It sounded good at the end of December when the incredibly challenging year of 2017 was grinding to an end.  I envisioned exercising and eating right and getting active in a local bible study … More Strength


This morning I was thinking about what I was doing 27 years ago.  I was wearing a soft pink sweat suit (yes, that was a thing in 1991) and too nervous to eat.  I had my pink Caboodle loaded with all the makeup and accessories I needed, my dress was in the protective hanger thing … More 27

Daycare Bully

BD graduated from the baby classes and into big girl classes at her daycare.  I was worried that she was too young and the transition would cause her stress and anxiety.  Pretty much I have been wrong.  She loves her new class.  Mostly I think she likes all the stuff there is to do and … More Daycare Bully