I’ve been a single mother since 2008. Raising a teenager is not for the faint at heart. I read recently that doing life alone isn’t God’s perfect plan for us. All of this was new to me. I had been married most of my adult life, but all of a sudden I became responsible…… Continue reading You Can Do This
It is getting warmer. Spring is officially here. I love the spring and warmer weather, but my AC unit is not working properly. When I turn on the air, the house gets warmer and the internal temperature goes up about three degrees. So, I turn it back off. I had to contact my landlord. Within…… Continue reading How Can I Help
What we are waiting for is not as important as what happens to us while we are waiting. Trust the process. Mandy Hale Last week I was browsing through one of my grandson’s library book. It was about Morkies. I had…… Continue reading Waiting for Teddy Bear
Over the past few weeks, I have been super busy. At times my responsibilities feel a little overwhelming, but I try to stay focused on what’s important: taking care of my myself and taking care of my grandson. I would not label myself as a ‘busy bee’ but at this point in my life I’m learning how to really love…… Continue reading Loving Life
On yesterday as I started to prepare dinner, I realized I didn’t know where the pepper was and all I could remember was my grandson wanting pepper on his fries. I was making steak and potatoes for dinner and I had already placed the other seasonings on the steak. I had sliced my onion…… Continue reading I Found the Pepper!
You lived a full life and you left here on October 6, 2010. I know you struggled with some pain during the last few weeks of your life. On the last day of your life I was there as you took those last few breaths. I tried to sing ‘Amazing Grace’ to you. I never could…… Continue reading A Virtuous Woman
Corrie ten Boom was a remarkable Christian who survived the holocaust. She once said, “Don’t bother to give God instructions, just report for duty.” Prayer is an important part of a Christian’s life. My spiritual leader emphasized prayer. My church hold prayer services on Wednesday nights. In addition, we encouraged to pray before every service.…… Continue reading Report for Duty