A Powerful Word

I have always loved words. I love the way they sound. I love their meanings. Once I read the dictionary just because I thought it would be fun. I was only 9, but who knew there were real words like bumfuzzle, cattywampus, and collywobbles?   Death and life are in the power of the tongue, […]

Victory and a New Year

I’ve been engaged in my annual time of reflecting, flipping though journal entries and scrolling through photos on my camera roll, contemplating a word God gave me in 2019. Victory. It’s a word that intimidated me when He first brought it to mind, but I didn’t choose the word. The word chose me. I was […]

A Fathers Day Tribute

This Fathers Day is a little more exciting to me. Any guess why? Not one, not two, but three new additions are coming our way. That’s right, three baby girls to add to our three other grandchildren is indeed a cause for celebration. Fathers Day conjures up precious memories. I’ve been blessed with a good […]


I’ve long neglected my writing and this blogging space … My last post was nearly a year ago just before my 45th birthday (you can read my last post here). There have always been 24 hours in a day, 7 days in a week, 365 days in a year, but lately it seems that if […]


Our grandson, Lucas, is fond of emptying his toy bins when he comes for a visit. His arrival is marked by Matchbox cars, Legos and random toys scattered across our living room. Dishes presently line my counter and fill the sink, crusty from sitting all day. There’s a faint odor rising from the overflowing trash. […]