Monthly Archives: October 2011

Every Handy Man needs the right tools

We had a dilemma this week. Handy Man has been wanting to split the wood he and the girls gathered over the summer, but all the wood splitters he usually borrows are tied up because the people who own them … Continue reading

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The Gospel according to Survivor

I have a secret. I love watching Survivor on TV. I am not one of those die hard fans, by which I mean I have not seen every episode, or for that matter, every season. This year I discovered that … Continue reading

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Sometimes a song says it all

My daughter, Dee, sings in a community choir. Today they had their sacred songs concert in the church that hosts them for their weekly practices. One of the songs that was sung is called Blessings by Laura Story. You can … Continue reading

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a rough patch…

Part of the reason I started this blog–the main reason, really–was to share my journey of faith with others. It requires transparency to write about things so personal and close. There are times when I would rather hide from what … Continue reading

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Our kitty saga…

I am a dog person. Just to get that out there, because I know many people who are not dog people, and that is okay. I also happen to live in a house with a lot of people who are … Continue reading

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A full weekend, a date afternoon…and a great movie!

The Handy Man and I seldom get to go out on a date. When the older ones were little, we just didn’t have childcare. Now that we do have built-in childcare, our only excuse is the lack of disposable income. … Continue reading

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We had a winged visitor

Yesterday we were sitting around the table doing our school work when Starchild exclaimed, “A bird just flew down the hallway!” We love keeping the door open when the weather outside is beautiful, and yesterday was a beautiful day! The … Continue reading

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