Blessings of 2009

There are so many things that I have to be thankful for!!!  As I look forward to the new year, I am overwhelmed with the abundance that we have. Photo: annstheclaf Our family is in good health with our little boys growing stronger and faster than I could ever imagine. Our marriage has grown very […]

The Invisible Woman

By Nicole Johnson It started to happen gradually.  One day I was walking my son Jake to school.  I was holding his hand and we were about to cross the street when the crossing guard said to him, “Who is that with you, young fella?” “Nobody,” he shrugged. Nobody? The crossing guard and I laughed. My […]


Have you ever wondered what your life might have been like “if”? Ahh, there are so many “ifs” in life! I ponder about the “what ifs” from time-to-time.  Instead of pining over what could-have-been, I am now focusing on what is to come.  If we don’t take the time to determine what we want out […]