28 years ago today…

28 years ago today, I was in Florida getting ready to marry the man beyond my dreams. My dream had been to live in a small house in the backwoods of Maine, keeping chickens and goats and teach in a 1-room school house. Then Kevin came into my life and I gave all my...

Feeling Christmas nostalgia

As I’m listening to Christmas music this morning, I’m feeling very nostalgic for my childhood Christmases. It doesn’t happen often (my long term memory seems to have gone the way of my short term memory) but here are some of the things I’m...

Mémé…

I’m of French-Canadian heritage. Well, half. Growing up, we were very close to my dad’s parents. My mom gave daily shots to my grandfather (she had done it for her mother with her diabetes). I remember up to age 5 sitting on their floor playing with green...
Stories galore…

Stories galore…

God works His sweetness and love into our lives through the stories and testimonies He brings us through. We give glory to Him in the retelling and sharing. God displays His glory in many different ways. Sometimes it is through the beauty and power of nature around...

Thankful Thursday

Tomorrow would have been my mother’s 87th birthday. She passed away 10 years ago, one week before my youngest son was born. Mom was the youngest of 4 children and the only one born in the United States. Her father died when she was 5 and her mom died 6 months...