It was the weekend “before” that we were recognizing just how much fun grandparenting can be. She had picked Ella up after we kept her for what we thought was time for her to work some extra hours and as they drove away we looked at each other and said… “This is awesome!” Grandparenting is… Continue reading it’s maternal.
Kurt likes him some sugary treats. He grins like a puppy when you say the word beignet. He eats a warm chocolate chip cookie and then looks me in my eyes and tells me I’m beautiful…I believe him and this is not the only time he says this to me, but post-cookie consumption his eyes… Continue reading dads and ice cream.
I’m a creature of habit when ordering off the menu at Panera Bread…problem is they keep discontinuing what I love! Ugh. The Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup was my super fav…gone. Then the Asian Sesame Soba Noodle Salad…gone. I was craving the soup and only one thing to do…google…google the recipe…You know I took my own… Continue reading lemon chicken orzo soup
Who better to let my readers know who I am than my daughters?! If anyone knows me, and knows me well, it’s them…right?! That’s what I was thinking when I sent them this quick little Q&A. I simply asked them to answer in their own words and text or email me back their answers…wow. I’m… Continue reading …all I had to do was ask
I’m listening to Kathie Lee interview Dolly Parton on a podcast and she asks her if she has any regrets…if she could change anything, would she…her response paraphrased but almost exact: “I wouldn’t change a thing…cause if I changed one thing, it might change everything, and I like where I am now…” Oh Dolly…you know… Continue reading r e g r e t
I am fully aware of every decision I’ve made that’s brought me here. It’s not by accident. It’s not shocking. It’s consequences to my choices and just as I am fully to blame for where I am, I am fully responsible for getting me to where I need to be… I’ve never worn a double… Continue reading 7 week challenge
We can make our plans, but the LORD determines our steps. Proverbs 16:9 I love how God is working on our behalf to weave good stories…I love how someone asks me, “What are you doing now?”…and even as I answer I know that life can change in a moment…without notice…and the best thing to do… Continue reading c o n n e c t i o n s