Today marks the 27th Anniversary of a lifelong commitment and I thought I'd take a walk down memory lane. As I was pondering this achievement last night I realized that I can sit and think on that day as if it were yesterday. But I wanted to take out the photos and see again those… Continue reading Anniversary Throwback Thursday- 27 Years!
Then Jesus called a little child to Him, set him in the midst of them, and said, “Assuredly, I say to you, unless you are converted and become as little children, you will by no means enter the kingdom of heaven. Therefore whoever humbles himself as this little child is the greatest in the kingdom… Continue reading Joy Filled Children
“One winter morning Peter woke up and looked out the window. Snow had fallen during the night. It covered everything as far as he could see.” ― Ezra Jack Keats, The Snowy Day For my entire upbringing I lived in MN. Snow was just what happened in winter. We were used to it. It didn't… Continue reading The Snowy Week
Don't we all love to look at old pictures? It is so fun and brings such joy! Some time ago I was reading another Gretchen Rubin book called "The Happiness Project". She was working on her project which included creating a "seasonal table" where she kept pictures of her girls from the past. She would… Continue reading Seasonal Table for TBT
No not the playground kind! What could I mean then? Does anyone remember these... Recently I went through a box of slides from my childhood and earlier. The first picture above was from before I was even thought about. The second picture is of my mom in 1971, I was born but not in the… Continue reading Slides on Throwback Thursday
I found myself a treasure. These boys! Today that baby stands 6 feet tall. And the bickering between them is nonstop. But the bliss on the face of that toddler brings my heart back into focus.
Today for Throwback Thursday I just HAD to share these pictures. Even though I did another post already. I had thought I'd try to weave these into my last post but I decided they needed a place of their own. When I go back in time and reminisce of these little guys my heart soars… Continue reading These Boys of Mine
I began reading a most excellent book a couple months ago (I take a long time to read books) called “Becoming a Healing Presence” by Albert S. Rossi. Dr. Albert Rossi is a licensed clinical psychologist and a Christian Educator and has a podcast on Ancient Faith Radio, which is where I first was introduced… Continue reading A Soft Smile
Bright Thursday celebrating the Risen Christ. Looking back at how the kids have grown over several other years of Pascha.
Today is Great & Holy Thursday and tonight we will go to church to hear the 12 Passion Gospel readings during the matins service. It is so incredibly beautiful. there is a tradition of carrying your candles you held lit during the service, home with you and marking your doorways with a cross. It represents… Continue reading Back in Time