Reaching Forward

 Great Britain is celebrating this week! The Lions won the Rugby Test Series for the 1st time in 16 years, & Andy Murray became Wimbledon Champion, the 1st British player to do so since 1977, & the 1st male to … Continue reading

God Bless America

Many people in our nation are turning away from God, believing that religion is no longer important. As  more and more people turn away from God, evil will prevail. In Psalm 33:12 (NIV) it says, “Blessed is the nation whose God … Continue reading


I’m a clean freak. It’s not that I mind dirt—I just mind it in my house. Before I had kids, I polished doorknobs, scrubbed grout with a toothbrush, and cleaned the inside of my oven with an S.O.S. pad.  My … Continue reading

Gardening with Children–A Great Summer Activity!

My friend Tricia and her family–husband Andy, children Julia, Nathan, and (twins) Ella and Ben–have gardened for three summers now. Earlier this year Julia and Nathan picked fresh strawberries to take to their teachers–wish I had a picture of that! … Continue reading