They don’t belong there. I didn’t put them there, on purpose. One of my new healthy habits includes drinking some lemon water every morning. To make this as painless as possible, I have been buying a whole bag of lemons and squeezing them all at the same time, in to a huge bowl, and then… Continue reading lemon drops on the window…
Recently, I heard a someone say “we suffer because God turns it into victory!” That statement confuses me. It sounds like we suffer so God can do something miraculous and “fix it”? No, not really. That is not how this works. The correct view of suffering: We suffer because we live on this earth. We… Continue reading what happens when our suffering does not turn into victory?
tiny yellow flowers cuddles smell of grass favorite soap bed time kisses dry diaper sun peeking thru the trees cold water smile of a stranger clean clothes twinkling eyes beads laughter It is the little things that bring joy. The little tiny moments are the ones to be cherished. It does not take much.… Continue reading it’s the little things
We all go through it, at least some part of it Grief Griefrecoverymethod.com gives a short little definition “grief is the normal and natural emotional reaction to loss.” Those pesky emotions, they just get in the way. Do they? Or do they lead to an end which makes us different, and truly better somehow.… Continue reading Grief and the special needs mom
There are so many things girlie can’t do. Among the top ones – girlie can’t walk girlie can’t talk mostly she can’t interact with others and she can’t play with and love her family All those “can’ts” belong HERE on this earth in this time she is in her earthly body. If God chooses, He… Continue reading heaven and me and the girlie
“And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation brings about perseverance; and perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope; and hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out within our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us” Romans 5:3-6 “Hope” A word thrown around pretty glibly and lightly in everyday… Continue reading Hope does not disappoint ….
Girlie’s favorite time of the day, one that she fusses and whines until it happens … the time when she gets to spend just she and her daddy, snuggling in her daddy’s lap before dinner time. She snuggles in to his chest, feeling secure, feeling loved, feeling his strong presence. Daddy’s presence is enough to… Continue reading A good, good father ….