2018 · August · Life · Life Copes

A Mother’s Open Letter to Her 16 Year Old Son on His Birthday

Today marks the 16th year I’ve been blessed to be your mom.

2018 · August · Life · Life Copes

20 Ways to Fill a Free Evening

I thought maybe I’d throw a list of ideas together that I could use to fill those evenings and decided maybe they would give you some ideas too (if you have a free evening that is)

Here we go:

#faith · 2018 · August · Life · Life Copes

Changing Your Prayer Life: There’s an App for that!

Today, I’d like to talk with you about your prayer life. I know, prayer is a very personal thing and most of the time it isn’t something you share with others. Rest at ease. I’m not going to ask you to share personal prayers, although I’m always interested in prayer requests you may have. I would LOVE to pray for you.

In a few minutes, I’m going to share a wonderful resource with you that can enhance your prayer life and help keep you focused during prayer time. 

2018 · August · Life Laughs

Laughter is Happiness: 16 Snippets of Laughter (The best of Seen and Overheard)

There are times when you just need a good laugh. There is nothing better than a good belly laugh to make life seem less icky and less stressful.

Many things make me laugh: My children’s laughter, a good joke, things I read, things I see and hear and a good many other things. One of my favorite things is sharing laughter and so I started seen and overheard on my social media. This is a snippet f some of those laughable moments

2018 · August · Life · Life Copes · Life Laughs · Summer of Fun

3 Simple Criteria for Connecting with Your Teen or Young Adult

Teens and young adults can be tricky when it comes to getting them to do things with you. Through our Summer of Fun I’ve accidentally discovered, they do want to spend time with me, but the rules of engagement have changed and I’m the one who needs to change how I think and how I act in order to get them involved.

2016 · August · Life

30 Day Gratitude Challenge: Day 7 –

WOW! This is a tough one today. There are so many memories I’m grateful for, I don’t even know how to begin to choose. I’ve rattled through so many as I’ve pondered today’s challenge. That in and of itself is something I’m grateful for. Today’s challenge prompt has sent me back to many places, events,…… Continue reading 30 Day Gratitude Challenge: Day 7 –

2016 · August · Life

30 Day Gratitude Challenge: Day 6 – Nature, Naturally

What in Nature am I most grateful for? Every part of it! I love the colors. The textures. The shapes. The smells. The Vibrance. The Life. The Death. The Rebirth. I love it all! I thought I would share with you today some of the beauty of nature I’ve captured through the heart of a…… Continue reading 30 Day Gratitude Challenge: Day 6 – Nature, Naturally