* ~ Autumn Leaves ~ *


Just wanted to stop in and share my joy. I just love my kids. Aren’t they precious? We did a photo-op today at the park and got some really great shots. Too bad I did it with digital. Oh, well. I saw some ladies with fancy zoom lenses and had to admit that I got […]



Every family has their own humor and silly quotes. Back in 2005, when I started blogging, I shared a few of my favorite “Bushisms” and a list of my family’s “isms” that were popular at the time. Like presidents, things change over time. I figured I would resurrect this old post and give it a […]

Parent’s Prayer Verses

I promised to share these verses for a “Revised Parent’s Prayer” that I edited and published earlier on the blog. Click over and read the prayer – and print these verses out to go along with it! _ _________________________________________________ _ Philippians 2:4 – Each of you should look not only to your own interests, but […]

Big Kids and Great Cooks

Just a little update : We are still without a contract on the house… no showings for almost three weeks (including the weekends). It’s very frustrating. Poor Kev is very disheartened. I am sort of numb at this point (and yet hopeful that the end of our tunnel is near)… so pray for us, if […]

Where Jesus lived…


Matthew 4:13 – Leaving Nazareth, he went and lived in Capernaum, which was by the lake in the area of Zebulun and Naphtali What a wonderful experience! VBS was so fun. It was entitled “Hangin’ in the Holy Lands – June 11, 30 A.D.” It was very hot outside, and the live animals really added […]