Fruity Treats-What Kids Throw Out Birds May Like

I am trying something new today with the birds which I thought of while cleaning my kitchen. Having children over to babysit is so much fun but what a mess we make. I say we because I allow it as long as the clean-up is shared. I found some apples and sections of oranges that…… Continue reading Fruity Treats-What Kids Throw Out Birds May Like

Without Love I’m Not Heard

I cleaned house today. I removed the Bible reference books and inspirational books off my shelves. I put away the extra Bibles around the house placed on tables. I took down notes I laid down with Bible verses to share. I put away those books that encouraged me with Bible messages I had on the…… Continue reading Without Love I’m Not Heard

To the Graduate

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It’s a big day.New roads, new decisions to make, new friends to meet…You get to decide where you will go and who you will become…Your character will be built upon each promise you keep, every appointment you schedule, every word spoken to those who consider you for a position or opportunity. Will you take risks…… Continue reading To the Graduate

A Job Finally Completed!

This job is now behind me.It’s time to stop and cheer!Time to stretch and walk outside. I think I will read the paper.The “Epoch Times” of course. After listening to the memorials and stories of war on the radiowhile sewing the last of my items needing to be sewn thisMemorial Day weekend, I shed some…… Continue reading A Job Finally Completed!

Blue Lab Gowns – taking over my sewing room

I took a break today to spend time browsing the internet just for fun and ideas. I have enough to do, but needed a distraction. I have been in my sewing room for too long. I took on a very large project and now that supplies are in, I need to finish what I started.…… Continue reading Blue Lab Gowns – taking over my sewing room

I Feel More Alive Under Pressure

With all the messages out there telling people how to relax and unwind, I have had enough of that lately. I work best and am happiest when I am handling a big project and have a deadline to meet that is fast approaching. I have been missing all the business of being busy. I like…… Continue reading I Feel More Alive Under Pressure

Receive is an Action Word

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If I don’t take time to make the phone call, I won’t engage in the conversation I need. If I don’t walk over to open the mailbox, I can’t gather what is in it for me. Maybe that card or letter, unexpected but longed for. If I don’t cook the meal, make the sandwich, or…… Continue reading Receive is an Action Word

Some Good Things

Maybe There is Something Good About This Things seem dismal and grey, especially if you live in Minnesota, this time of year.The house seems a little chilly, but I could turn up the thermostat.Sometimes we can do something about our circumstances, but just choose not to.I brush my teeth without turning on the light….what’s the…… Continue reading Some Good Things

Finding My Forgotten Thoughts of Thankfulness

Before I lay down my head…should I start a sentence with “before”?I never took a writing class but some rules I vaguely remember.I just feel like emptying my head before going to bed to think of other things. I just feel I want to leave you with something.Something I am not even sure will be…… Continue reading Finding My Forgotten Thoughts of Thankfulness