My God is ENOUGH…

It is hard to believe I have made it through 3 years and 8 months without my amazing husband, spiritual leader, father to my children and I wish I could say that I no longer have sad days or wish for my old life but the truth of the matter is I still do, OFTEN!!…

Worry about Nothing…

“Worry about Nothing, PRAY about Everything!”   I once heard a pastor say as he taught on the great truth found in:   Philippians 4:6&7  ” Do not be anxious about anything but in everything,  by prayer and petition,  with thanksgiving,  present your requests to God.  And the PEACE of God which transcends all understanding,  will…

Hello Again!

Well Hello Again! It has been WAY TO LONG since I have shared anything here so I thought this would be a good time to let you know what we’ve been up to.  Oh and Happy March!!  I know many of you are enjoying a rather cold day or should I say DAYS.  Here in…

Choosing HOPE

We can live 3 weeks without food We can live 3 days without water We can live 3 minutes without air   But I believe we can only truly live seconds without HOPE.  This is another truth the last 3 years of walking this hard road through widowhood, singleness and single parenting has taught me!…

Three years… surviving or thriving??

It is hard to believe but August 13th marked the three-year anniversary of Todd’s relocation to Heaven.  August 21st would have been our 21st wedding anniversary and the kids started school on August 26th.  Jackson has begun 5th grade and Bethany the 1st. BOY am I glad August is now behind me.  My heart remembers…

The POWER of Prayer

Here is the message from 3/27 REFRESH, the WBCC Women’s Bible Study on the Power of Prayer. The Power of Prayer has been very evident in my life not just the past two and half years but most of my life.  My prayer is that this following message will spur you on to a more…

2013… what a year!

  December 31, 2013 It is hard to believe another year of my life has passed I guess it has for all of us… and it has been almost 2 and a half years since Todd, my high school sweetheart and husband of 18 years passed away. 2013 has definitely been a BIG year in…

Not always sunshine and rainbows…

I think I am a fairly positive, glass is half full person BUT I definitely have my days when life seems to be anything BUT sunshine and rainbows! Several nights ago I had a terrible headache and it was time for dinner.  My precious Bethany wanted to do watercolor painting which seems to be her…