So, I’ve REALLY been struggling! It all started back in November 2018, when I had a strong stirring that we needed to visit our hometown the next summer for my husband’s family’s bi-annual family reunion. I didn’t really act on the stirring because we were just getting ready to send our oldest son on his… Read More Truth Talk – I REALLY Needed This!
I was reading the scriptures for this week’s “Come Follow Me” lesson and one scripture really stood out to me. “And Jesus said, For judgment I am come into this world, that they which see not might see; and that they which see might be made blind.” John 9:39 I really pondered this thought for… Read More Am I blind?
Got to love it when this happens. . . This is one of the downsides of not speaking the language well enough, as well as not knowing when Costa Rican holidays are celebrated. Today is Labor Day in Costa Rica. So this bad boy was dumped down the drain in a nearby grocery store, so… Read More That’s a Bummer!
So, this is what I’m doing today. If you know what this is, then you know exactly what I’ve been up to all day. My kids really don’t like where I’m storing it though. Thankfully they have a VERY clean mother. Happy Tuesday,
I love this picture! Everyone looks “normal”. It speaks to me. It’s quaint, personal, private, like they are hidden from the world and it’s just them in this moment. I also love a new take on this story that Paul, GingerSnap and I discussed the other day. When Christ tells Martha that Mary has chosen… Read More Normal People
I’ve been making some great progress on my quilt blocks! Basic Idea. Rough draft! Chose the fabric. Washed and ironed the fabric. Played around with ideas. Started cutting. No turning back! Started ironing! Exciting! Started sewing! Oh boy! Learning curve here we come! Double learning curve, but found success! This has been a super cute… Read More Making Progress!
Truth moment – I am TERRIBLE at holidays, birthdays and special occasions. I stress out, get overwhelmed, and then if the littlest negativity is spoken, I get my feelings hurt. 🥺😫 It’s terrible! But I pushed on this year because I know that these moments matter. They can create lasting memories, as well as (and… Read More Easter Lesson 2019
We have been having a fun week! So much so, I have been too tired/distracted to blog. 🤦🏻♀️ Sorry about that! But here is a post about some of the fun that we have been having this week! We took our painted eggs and displayed them on an Easter tree. Joy Boy helped me create… Read More Easter Crafts 2019
I feel fantastic! I wish I could handle feeling this way every day . . . but then how would one know what FANTASTIC really feels like? Our missionary is on the up and up! He looks GREAT and he said that he is feeling SO MUCH better! Me too! After a rough few days… Read More Thank You for the Prayers!
** I started this post March 1st, 2015 and finished it March 10th, 2015 I but decided it wasn’t appropriate to be shared publicly. So I kept it for my personal journal. Now I feel it is time to share it. ** I have had a particular thought racing through my mind all week.… Read More #TBT – March 10, 2015 – “Are you EXCITED?”