2017 Focus

Have you heard about the trend to choose one word for the year rather than make New Year's resolutions? I am pretty wordy (I guess you know this if you read my blog, lol) so choosing just one word is difficult for me. The last few years I've had some new year's resolutions AND tried …

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Happy 2016!

Merry Christmas (a few weeks late) and Happy New Year! Here's a picture of our family at church on Christmas Eve.  It's been so long since we've actually gotten a picture together as a family and it kind of shocked me to see how tall my kids have gotten! So 2016 is here, the kids have been …

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He will make your paths straight.

It's funny how many turns a year can take, isn't it?  I guess that's just part of life.  And I can't even handle that it's nearly mid-December.  But I am so glad that God promises us in Proverbs 3:6 that if we acknowledge him, he will make our paths straight. If you've read my blog …

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2013

Lamentations 3:22-24 New International Version (NIV) 22 Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. 23 They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. 24 I say to myself, “The Lord is my portion; therefore I will wait for him.”   I am so thankful that God's mercies are new every morning.  God offers …

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In 2012, I’m going to work on…

more listening and less talking... to God. more "yes"s and less "no"s... to the people I love. more "no"s and less "yes"s... to unhealthy foods. more reading and less tv. (I got a Nook for Christmas!) more order and less chaos. (I need to get back to doing this.) more exercise and less excuses. (why …

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You CAN do it! (aka, our goals for 2011)

Every year Dave and I sit down and come up with a list of goals for the year.  (more about that here). Last year we actually accomplished only two of them - for Dave to finish up his on-line coursework with a Master's in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Engineering with a 4.0 GPA.  I'm proud to say that he …

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