We’re moving. We don’t know when. We don’t know exactly where – although we have a general idea. And we have no jobs. What do we do now? How did we end up in this situation?? It all started last winter when I decided I just couldn’t teach another year. I had taught elementary school… Read More The Only Constant is Change…and Jesus
I am a Christian – the kind of Christian that some people take offense to: a “there is only one way to heaven and that is Jesus” Christian; an “all people who do not accept Jesus as Savior are doomed to an eternity in torment” Christian; a “being good is never good enough” Christian. I… Read More To Offend or Not?
I loved/love being a mother. I especially loved being a stay-at-home mother. I will not be able to retire as early or as comfortably as might have been possible if I had entered the full-time workforce earlier in life. But I so loved being home with our two boys that I cannot regret that choice.… Read More 5 Lessons Learned From Being a Mom
My husband and I are entering new seasons in our lives. Howard retired from teaching in December and is now starting a new career in real estate. I am coming to the end of my 15th year teaching, and am exhausted. So, we have made the decision that this will also be my last year teaching… Read More New Seasons in Life
My youngest son was married last November. He and his bride are very happy, and I wish nothing but the best for them both. But stars in your eyes can cloud your thinking, so I’m sharing some hard-earned wisdom, hoping to reach their brains, not just their hearts. In no particular order, here are my top ten for staying in love and building a happy home.… Read More Wedding Thoughts