I recently posted my ten (plus 1) favorite waterfalls in the U.P. The problem with listing only 10 is that there are way too many really good falls that got left off. With that, I am making another list of my OTHER 10 (plus 1) favorite waterfalls in the U.P.!!! Even though I have my … Continue reading My OTHER 10 Favorite U.P. Waterfalls
Life can sometimes be a bunch of puzzle pieces that you have to wait to receive. Slowly God will give you each clue and one by one put together a masterpiece. December 13 of this past year I remember clearly. It was the first day I discovered my 3 month olds skin was starting to … Continue reading Toasty Feet and Chin Dimples
A few weeks ago, I was out of town but James woke up excited and hurried to mom to tell her that he had a dream! He said that God healed him. Erin was excited and asked James about the dream. He went on to tell Erin that he saw God and He touched him, … Continue reading James’ Dream
Thankfulness is a choice, as is accepting a blessing. Recently we took a family trip to Virginia Beach, Virginia to visit some friends. On our way back, I paid the toll of the car behind us. Not a big deal, something I often do. I've crossed the Mackinac Bridge quite a few times this summer … Continue reading Thankfulness is a Choice
Daddy-Daughter Date Last week I took Joy to a daddy-daughter dance, she was excited to say the least! While I was at work, she spent the afternoon with mom getting her hair all done up and talking to mom about her “special date.” We didn’t tell her beforehand that I was going to take her … Continue reading Daddy-Daughter Date
A couple months ago my Aunt sent me flowers. When I called to thank her she explained that she wanted some coral colored flowers in the bouquet because coral was my Grandma's favorite color. I got to thinking about my Grandma every time I looked at those coral flowers. Then I started remembering how cancer … Continue reading “Too Busy For My Kids”
What is success? First I want to write what success ISN'T: Success ISN'T climbing your way up a ladder in a career. Success ISN'T having money. Success ISN'T having a vehicle, a boat, a 4-wheeler. Success ISN'T having kids. Success ISN'T having your children grow up into good adults. What is success in this … Continue reading What is Success?
I went to the Secretary of State's office yesterday. The two ladies in there to me looked like wax figurines in a museum. Actually, they looked more fake than the figurines. I don't understand makeup. I never have and I have a feeling I never will. What I don't understand about it is why women … Continue reading Makeup Mystery- Can You Bare Face Life?