Warm hearts and warm mugs

Warm hearts and warm mugs

Every day life in our household continues to be quite eventful with our four little ones. Some days flow smoothly with me even getting a chance to sew...

January 5th, 2018 |  


It’s always somebody’s birthday

It’s always somebody’s birthday

If I were to lose track of the passage of time, I’d be jolted back to reality starting around October of every year. That’s when I begin t...

January 5th, 2018 |  


As the old year fades, so does my memory

As the old year fades, so does my memory

Memory is a very tricky thing, at least for me it is. Looking back over a year’s span of activity, my memory seems to pick and choose what it re...

January 4th, 2018 |  


A brand new year — a faithful God

A brand new year — a faithful God

I really like the scripture Romans 8:28 that says “We know that all things work together for good, to those who love the Lord.” But if we ...

January 4th, 2018 |  


The year slipped into the silence of the night

The year slipped into the silence of the night

No time in the year is busier than the Christmas holiday season. Under normal circumstances, it would not be too bad, except for the fact that the Gra...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Trust the Lord in the New Year

Trust the Lord in the New Year

Proverbs 20:24 says, “A man’s steps are determined by the Lord, so how can anyone understand his own way?” South of the Ohio River, ...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Holiday gatherings can be fun and healthy

Holiday gatherings can be fun and healthy

I’ve been watching my diet this year and eating better. But with the holidays in full swing, I’m worried about derailing all of my hard wo...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Do what you can ahead to avoid stress

Do what you can ahead to avoid stress

I’m coasting into Christmas and the New Year.That means no more scrambling to find the perfect gifts. Furthermore, if it’s not decorated b...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Pie time for pie

Pie time for pie

What an eventful day! Mom invited my two sister-in-laws and myself to her house for the day. Plans were to bake pies and do whatever other projects we...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Behold, the Christmas Grinch cometh

Behold, the Christmas Grinch cometh

I never have to look at the calendar to know when the Christmas holiday season is approaching. As soon as I lay down my fork on Thanksgiving Day, the ...

December 21st, 2017 |