Five Minute Friday

Not Again?!?

GiddyUp Junction….that’s where I’ve been all week.  It has been VBS week at our church.  Seems a bit late in the season but it was a good way to finish up the summer and prepare for the new school year – which is, somehow, already here.   The theme, this year, was cowboy/western and took place… Read More Not Again?!?

Tell His Story

Two Special Birthdays

The full spectrum of life.  Both ends.  I posted yesterday that, over the weekend, I had celebrated both.  A girlfriend’s new grandbaby and a friend’s 90th birthday!  Maybe it was because they were back to back, but the two events definitely caused me to get reflective.  Both are poignant reminders.   One the prospect of an… Read More Two Special Birthdays


My Earliest Memory

It seems a bit paradoxical…but as the years accumulate, along with their life experiences and memories…well, the less I can remember.  All the memories I would have if I simply could remember them all!  Or even most.  But for every fresh memory made, I seem to lose one.  Or two. But I still can vividly… Read More My Earliest Memory


Oreo Delightfulness

Just a quick recipe….something to tempt you to get in the kitchen.  Even if the temps hover around triple digits.  This one comes together super quickly, does not require the oven and is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser.  (I tested this past weekend!)  It is for Oreo Delight – which can be found at numerous different sites… Read More Oreo Delightfulness

Tell His Story

Surrendering Plan B

Imagine this scenario.  A husband and wife are hurrying through the morning activities and are planning the evening.  The wife says she will be home later than usual and asks hubbie if he can get dinner ready.  She gives him some suggestions/directions on what is available and what will need to be done.  “No problem,”… Read More Surrendering Plan B


Currently: July 2019

Almost the end of the month…seems like a good time for another “Currently” post – a look at a few things that would currently describe my life.  Naturally, most things currently revolve around summer.  Summer projects, summer heat, summer happenings – generally all of which make me smile! I am reading.  I have been reading/studying this… Read More Currently: July 2019