easter · faith · family · life · special days

it is finished

I have a confession to make: I was feeling a little sorry for myself this weekend…I was missing my family.  It is difficult living away from my mom, my kids and grandlittles, extended family and friends, wishing I could be there to celebrate holidays and birthdays with them, to cry with them and hug them in…… Continue reading it is finished

faith · friends · life

the value of friendship

Life is better with friends.  I am so thankful for all of the wonderful people God has placed in my life.  I have the privilege of knowing many people of all ages from many places around the world.  Some are acquaintances I know only a little, other relationships are deeper and there are those that…… Continue reading the value of friendship

dairy-free · family · food · life · recipes

sleepless nights…

Some nights are like that… You fall sound asleep on the couch by 9:00, flaking out on the better part of family movie night.  (I did manage to make the popcorn; but, I can’t honestly say I’m devastated to have missed out on Lemony Snicket.) When it’s time to actually go to bed, sweet slumber completely eludes you. Tonight, however, it’s…… Continue reading sleepless nights…