Rest and Relaxation

I don’t know about you guys, but it seems like we ALWAYS have things that we have to do. It’s wonderful filling our lives with activities. Especially when most of them are to benefit raising well rounded children. However, sometimes you just need to rest. Luckily, this weekend we get that. All 6 of our […]

Substitute Teaching

I’ve taken on this wonderful new role in my life. That of the substitute teacher. About 9 years ago now I had started the process. Then things got rocky with my ex and it was put on the back burner. Never really to be thought about again until a month or so ago. At my […]

Tuesday’s Treasures

I made this initial image last Lenten season while I was navigating my way through a Bible Study.  It was amazing if you are interested find it here: Looking for Lovely – Bible Study Book: Collecting the Moments that Matter This morning in my 365 Devotional: Savor: Living Abundantly Where You Are, As You Are the […]

Busyness

My readings for the last couple of days in my devotional have been about busyness. Keeping ourselves busy as a drug or a distraction for what is really going on in our lives. I am totally guilty of this. Hence my 2019 goal of Living on Purpose. There have been many times where I go […]

Time For Marriage #Thisis38

Do you make enough time for your marriage?  The time that you get just the two of you to reconnect?  To actually talk to each other, hold each other’s hands and look into each other’s eyes? Paul and I may not get out on our own as often as we would like, but we do […]

What We Love #Thisis38

My Devotion this morning finished with this questions.  What is it that God made you to love?? The answer to that is children.  Mine, of course.  Then my niece’s, nephew’s and friend’s children.  I have had multiple jobs where children were the center of my work.  Working at 2 child care centers, being the children’s […]

Change Would Do You Good

“I think a change, (A change would do you good) Would do you good. (A change would do you good)” Sheryl Crow Yesterday found 2 people that I am super close with, losing members of their family.  Which then results in more people that I know and care about being touched by these deaths. One […]

Savor: Blessing & Curses

What events in your past felt like curses and turned out to be blessings?  I’ll keep it simple, my Divorce! “When you realize that the story of your life could be told a thousand different ways, that you could tell it as a tragedy, but you choose to call it an epic, that’s when you […]

Home Team

Who is on your “home team”? When the going gets rough?  Who is your go-to?  Who are the people that you know will always show up for you, that will come in the middle of the night and will help you get through when everything seems like it is falling apart? Aside from my husband, […]