I’m not sure why, this picture just made me think spring. This little one just makes my heart smile.

Timothy Cooking

He still loves to cook! I would love to help foster this love of cooking with some classes. I’ve looked for children’s classes in my area. In the past, I’ve found a few but they seemed “dumbed down”– not classes where he could really learn some new skills. Any ideas??

Finding Joy

Thou art the Lord who slept upon the pillow; Thou art the Lord who soothed the furious sea, What matter beating wind and tossing billow If only we are in the boat with Thee! Hold us in quiet through the age-long minute While Thou art silent, and the wind is shrill: Can the boat sink while Thou, dear Lord, art…

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Hope Chest…

In the midst of this season, I’ve been trying to sneak in a moment or two for hope chest projects. This is a fleece blanket for Jessica’s collection. Fleece is easy to find on sale right now. This print was on sale for a few dollars a yard at our local Hancock Fabrics. The blue solid backing was purchased at…

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Visiting Great-Grandmother

Grandmother remains confused, but good. My little girls enjoyed the time with her…they gave her lots of kisses and told them all the latest happenings in their lives. I re-arranged her room just a little, and enjoyed chatting. She laughed as we talked about watching Love Boat on Friday nights….so many years ago, and yet, it seems like yesterday. My…

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It’s been a while since I posted anything about our latest home projects. This one has been fun and we are so happy with the results! We have so needed new tables. We were using folding tables from Walmart- four of them seated everyone, and my mom. Of course, I dreamed of new tables (have you seen the tables at…

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3801 Lancaster

This is a short film following the case of an abortionist, Dr. Kermit Gosnell. The media has not given much coverage to this story. Please spread the world. Google Dr. Kermit Gosnell and read for yourself. (This film is not appropriate for young children….) Holding my own little one in the quiet of this morning, my heart aches for these…

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She’s a Person

She’s not a number, not a file. She’s not another task on a list to be crossed off. She has feelings. She has concerns and cares- just me and just like you. It’s amazing to me a place dealing with such catastrophic issues can show such a lack of compassion to their patients. It all seems like business. This morning,…

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Helping with story time this week….