Tag Archives: growth

Oh, What A Year It Was!

Oh, What A Year It Was!

Well, have you survived the holidays so far?  I am thankful for the few day break from the festivities to catch me breath!  December held a crazy-making pace between the ceiling project and all the baking and cooking that needed to be done to maintain normalcy for Big Bro, not to mention the normal seasonal… Continue Reading

A Fresh Start

A Fresh Start

Someone commented recently that September was the new New Year. And I do have to agree. It seems that September brings the greatest abrupt change, a clear move from one way to another, a marked difference. It also brings a fresh start, a clean slate and shows change and growth the clearest. Continue Reading

Don’t Quit

Don’t Quit

“Don’t quit 5 minutes before the miracle.” This little phrase keeps bouncing around in my head as I find myself wrestling with Big Bro and the new journey in to the world of meds.  I have been alerted to the fact that regulating them can be a rough road.  I thought the past 5 and… Continue Reading

Spring Beauty

Spring Beauty

Spring beauty is exciting when it finally arrives!  This year it seemed to take forever, almost like winter was never going to let go!  As my boys and I were wandering around, I came across a few things that I am always excited to see in the spring.  Things that I miss the rest of… Continue Reading

A Grateful Heart

A Grateful Heart

By Google’s definition, grateful is feeling or showing an appreciation of kindness; being thankful.  I’ve been thinking about this for the past few days.   Sarah is right- if you cultivate a grateful heart, you won’t fall into the trap of negativity. And it is something to cultivate indeed.  I have had to cultivate it… Continue Reading

Celebrate with Me!

Celebrate with Me!

Today let’s just just celebrate.   This is officially my 100th published post! I discovered that a few days ago when I spent some time going back through my blog. Plus, it has been just about 2 years since I created this blog. My first post was published on March 13, 2012. Those past 2… Continue Reading

Reflection

Reflection

Taking time for reflection is a good thing.  Achieving peaceful calm is not something that just happens.  Reflection has helped me to understand that all the layers involved with just one phrase revolve around one thing- my walk with the Lord.  There is the personal layer, the mother layer, the wife layer and the home… Continue Reading