Tag Archives: Family

Number One Advisor

We have had an adventurous summer and now things are coming together for a memorable fall. As a parent of many I am always amazed at the different levels of maturing a child goes through until the day he/she leaves … Continue reading

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Do Your Part

Fourth of July is next week. Some of my kids are coming to visit. The oldest son has declared that he will be buying the fireworks this year. He is going to have a great fireworks show! He is going … Continue reading

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Contentment Cabinet

Last week I read an article on FaceBook about a “mediocre life.” The author suggested that a mediocre life is better than the fast track, busy, busy, ever climbing life of trying to keep up with, and control, others. He … Continue reading

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Teens and Chicks

Five AM is not the absolute best time to call me. But I did receive a call this morning at five AM and was delighted! My new chicks had arrived at the post office in their little packing box. So … Continue reading

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6 Ways I Use My Prayer Notebook to Influence My Children

I gave my students an assignment to write a story for a blog that they liked. They could actually submit their story to the blog if they so desired. I wrote along with them and submitted the following to a … Continue reading

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Let it Show! Let it Show! Let it Show!

My back is sore and my legs ache. My eyes are dry and I have a headache. I have gone through a box of tissues and a gallon of hot tea. And sad to admit, but we have eaten a … Continue reading

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Comitment

    Commitment is a funny kind of word. In one sense it represents something noble and good such as dedication to one’s spouse or career. “Allegiance, loyal, and faithful” are words that are often connected to the idea of … Continue reading

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