Morning Walk

My skin is still cool from this morning’s breezy walk, and I feel refreshed in other ways too. Perhaps I’m more appreciative because it’s been several weeks since I got out on the trail behind my house. Today, I resumed the habit and was reminded of at least...
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A little faith

So, if He sweetly blankets dew on weeds, which are here today and gone tomorrow, how much more will He provide everything I need for this morning, this day, this life? Oh woman, a little faith. Bless the Lord. Trust you will be singing when the evening comes.
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in the garden of my friend

In the Garden of My Friend

A simple assignment. But, I was struggling with my attitude. I was driving to John’s house doing what I’d promised, but not with a whole heart. Instead, I was stressed out by all the other stuff I wasn’t doing at that moment. Homeschooling my kids. Finishing a...
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family table

Supposed to…

Today, I’ve done precious little of what I should have. In these brief moments, while my house is quiet because all six children are off playing with friends, I’m reflecting back on this week. It’s been full of teaching, empowering, listening, studying,...
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Florida Summer Vacation

As the cheerful beach attendant dug our umbrella into the sand, he announced summer had ended last week. I know this is true in one sense. Summer is over because school has begun. But, in another respect, summer will continue for many weeks, even months in my home state. In...
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GrĂ¢ce Pour Quotidien

The daily activities that fill most of our time can seem unimportant. We often get aggravated doing them, which is strange because tasks such as cooking, cleaning, shopping, and sleeping are absolutely necessary for life and health. The rhythm of household tending simultaneously...
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florida fishing

Florida Fishing

One of the cool things about living in Central Florida is that we are equidistant from either coast. Wanna go to the beach? It’s an hour or so to the east or west. Lately, we’ve been taking full advantage of our geographical position to take fishing day trips....
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