Have you ever planned a wedding? I'm guessing you probably designed your own, but have you coordinated someone else's wedding? There are so many details that cannot be overlooked, and it can be one of the most stressful times in a bride's life... When my daughter Charity and her fiance … [Read more...] about How To Plan Your Daughter’s Wedding Without Losing Sleep
Walking through a garden on a beautiful day I had a dream of opening a flower shop in May Pretty posies and blossoms graced every wall Girls would order flowers for their dancing balls I skipped through the daisies dreaming a bit more My heart began to sing as I imagined the store. Bending to smell … [Read more...] about Poetry: Pretty Daisy
Do you and your husband have different outlooks on your marriage? Do you butt heads and have a hard time finding common ground? My husband Vance and I used to be that couple... Vance is the king of one-liners. It's one of the things I love about him. Most of them are romantic one-liners. I'm pretty … [Read more...] about When My Husband Fell For A Double-Dog-Dare
I stood by the rail looking out at the ocean My thoughts were deep and murky My soul longed for your presence The sound of your voice to bring me rest The waves were hitting the side of the ship I looked across the expanse of the great blue Lord, if I could enter your courts and walk up to … [Read more...] about Breaking The Silence
We were four unlikely people to be standing in a grocery store hugging on a wet and cold winter's day. Friday started early and I had been on the go since the morning and needed to get home to make supper for my family. I had to pick Mom up along the way and thought her and I would scoot quickly … [Read more...] about Hugging Strangers In The Grocery Store
Have you ever look at your life or your child's and wonder if there's any meaning or purpose in it? Does life seem bleak and hopeless? Do you feel like giving up and tossing in the towel...you are done? I'm here to tell you to not give up. To hold on. To have hope. I used to feel like … [Read more...] about Does Your Life Have A Purpose?