My Day Has Been Brightened Beyond Measure!

I just gave my 4-1/2 yo a hug.  The cool part?  He kind of laughed and sweetly said, “I love you, too!” as he bopped away with a smile. Nothing could be better! ~~~ Celebrate the finer things in your life at Finer Things Friday.

Who Am I?

I have found myself musing about who I am and who I really want to be a great deal during my life.  Lately, I have been on an quest of sorts to find out who I really want to be.  There are so many aspects of my personality that it is hard to be clear […]

Make a Difference in a Child’s Life

Today, more than 12 million children in the United States do not know when their next meal will come.  Unfortunately, this number continues to rise as these difficult economic times times are leaving more and more people jobless, without homes, and unable to provide food for their families.  What can you do? 1. Sign-up to […]

Temporary Addition

For the past two weeks, our family has been blessed by the addition of small toddler to our family as I was watching a friend’s little one.  Our little visitor is only 15 months old and is a delight!  He has helped our family to grow. I have learned that if I get up earlier […]

Today’s Blessings

My older son (5 yo) pulling out a reader to read aloud to me in order to receive “extra” books being read to him by me in the morning. The hugs and kisses of my little boys. The gentle comfort of a friend reminding me that we are not alone in our walk – that […]

Swirling Thoughts

Thoughts swirl through my head as if they were being whisked about by a brisk breeze.  The words tumble over themselves and bounce around.  The snippets dance gracefully  to the interesting rhythm that is intriguing yet difficult to follow.  The meanings are incomprehensible but calming as if simply listening to the music of my mind […]