I love tea parties. The tradition started years ago with our granddaughters. I searched high and low for a round, marble-topped table reduced to their size, petite upholstered stools, and a tiny tea cupboard filled with various sizes and shapes of … [Read more...] about The Unwanted Guests
How do you do life without prayer? Our family knows we can't. So we pray about everything. Just today a request came through our family chat. "Alright Family. Time to storm heaven for us." Another problem only God can solve takes us to our knees. We … [Read more...] about THE FAMILY WHO PRAYS
This was to be your year, Anna. Waiting for the fun-filled events of graduation to become a reality. But none of us envisioned it would come to an abrupt halt like it did. Interrupted by a nasty virus, everything dropped off the calendar in one … [Read more...] about It Wasn’t Supposed To Be That Way!
I remember the first time I met him. Nearly shaking in my ten-year old boots and hiding behind my mother's skirt, I beheld the man Mom had called Daddy. He wore a cap and a woolen coat, a pipe hanging from the corner of his mouth. He was rugged, a … [Read more...] about HE SEES ME!
We were scrambling and her tears were doing me in. Searching every nook and cranny, our granddaughter's number one possession was no where to be found. You have no idea the panic her loss created. First in her. And then in us! Unfortunately, we … [Read more...] about WHERE’S YOUR SECURITY BLANKET?