I don’t know what it is about this time of year, but it usually has me contemplative and thoughtful…about the past and future. I suppose it is the thought of new beginnings, old habits, life’s blessings over the past year, the trials and hurts that need to be overcome…so much so it can be overwhelming.Continue reading “Resolving”
Christmas was filledwith all kinds of cheer,The kind that comesOnly this time of year,There was whole lot of laughterAnd joy,All to celebrateA little bitty boy.We made gingerbread housesAnd left sugar cookiesHoping the man in redWouldn’t just leave us book-ies.The day came and wentOh so awful quickBefore we knew itIt was such a kick!Lots of familyContinue reading “It was merry”
I love Christmastime. There is just something about this time of year that is so fun, and brings me back to being a small child, full of wonder and awe. I love the lights, the baked goods, the flashes of red all about. It honestly just makes me feel all warm inside thinking about theContinue reading “It’s the Most Wonderful Time”
Leslie Loves Veggies, at http://www.leslielovesveggies.net is having a giveaway for a shawl from The Shawl Shop. There are some super cute shawls, which I just happen to be really into lately, so, of course I entered. And, you get five free entries just for blogging. Definitely makes the odds a little better in my favor!Continue reading “Shawl Giveaway”
Today, on the way to the children’s museum, I was having a conversation with Lilla. It went something like this… Lilla, “Look, there’s the big dragon (dinosaur) coming out of the building!” Me, “Yep, there’s the dinosaur.” Lilla, “The people built him and put him there.” Me, “They sure did.” Lilla, “But they didn’t makeContinue reading “Beloved”
There was candles…There was yummy food…There was a craft…There were kisses…There were presents…There was a cute outfit…There was laughter…There was cake smearing…There was a change of clothes…There was cake…There were cuddles… There was definitely a bath…There was family…There was the paparazzi… There was…a very happy 1st birthday!!
On the way to Awana on Wednesdays we usually try to go over the verse for the week with Lilla. We have her quote it over and over to make sure it is really there. Last night, this is what we heard the whole way there: I am in constant prayer that my girls willContinue reading “Trust”