Happy Easter, my friends! Miracles rarely happen, but I have always wanted to be a bystander when someone's limbs grow back, or empty sockets are filled with new eyes. My own life has been one of waiting...for a miracle. My son Kyle has autism and I at times have grown weary of God's timing. … [Read more...] about Living With Hope and Faith: A Unique Outlook On Cancer.
Have you been wallowing in tears, carrying around your baby's old blanket while you go room to room in your house feeling lost? Is your baby's grown, and your friends are wondering why you're such a basket case? You are suffering from empty-nest syndrome. Which is similar to someone … [Read more...] about The Kids Are Gone And Now You’re A Wreck
A heartwarming true story: I was sitting in the beautiful Miami, Florida sun sipping my $6 Starbucks salted caramel white mocha. My husband Vance and I were on vacation. We had walked a few blocks from our hotel on the beach over to the Lincoln Road Mall. Which really isn't a mall but a street that … [Read more...] about When Angels Appear At Cafés
Have you ever prayed and asked God to answer a prayer you thought was insignificant and not really worth his time? I have, I begged God to deliver me from caffeine. Stupid prayer right? Let me tell you about someone who prays and asks God to answer his significant prayers first, then I will tell … [Read more...] about Waiting…But God is Taking Too Long
My eyes are heavy Another sleepless night My hair is messy Yawning I fight Coffee is brewing Shuffle to the pot My senses wanting A two espresso shot A brimming cup Of steaming Joe My mind perks up As I let go Saying a prayer I reach for the light He can bear My biggest … [Read more...] about Coffee Mornings
I've never been able to bake a delicious chocolate cake and have it all to myself. How about you? At least that's my experience. Have you ever met people who seem to win the lottery on a daily basis and it leaves you wondering why your name is never pulled out of the magic hat? My friend, we'll … [Read more...] about Chocolate Cake: Enjoying My Slice