Monthly Archives: November 2011

Christmas Memories

“Mommy, it’s not Christmas time yet because it isn’t snowing!”  How is it that my three-year-old, who lives in the South where it hardly ever snows, is already thinking that Christmas equals snow?  Just because we had eight inches last … Continue reading

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Just an Ordinary Day with a Ballerina

We had a lot of places to go today, so you can imagine my dismay when my three-year-old made her debut out of her bedroom this morning in a fleece shirt, jeans, pink tutu, pink sunglasses, two bracelets, and a … Continue reading

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I Wish You a Merry Christmas?

‘Tis the season. . .of greed?  Selfishness?  Rudeness?  I don’t know why, but each year on Black Friday, I am shocked to hear of people getting into fist fights over a pair of pants, pushing other people out of the … Continue reading

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Bless the Lord

Happy Thanksgiving!  I am so thankful for so many things, but one of my friends told me that her sister’s pastor had encouraged their church to be thankful for the character traits of God.  So in honor of the One … Continue reading

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Are You Thankful?

It’s Thanksgiving Week!!!  Hip, hip, hooray!  I just love Thanksgiving!  I have been so blessed by my Creator, and I just love that there is a special day set aside when everyone takes time to thank the Lord – or … Continue reading

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The Story of Us

When Jamie and I started talking about marriage, we agreed that we felt God calling us to adopt.  For us, it was never a question of “if” but “when.”  We waited a “respectable” (according to the trends of our circle … Continue reading

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Is It Worth It?

Lately, it seems that I have been surrounded by people who don’t want to believe in God – the Creator of our universe.  The One who gave His life for me!  I don’t understand it, can’t comprehend it.  And I … Continue reading

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