It’s been awhile since I’ve had a beauty product foible, so I guess I was due. Hero Husband and I did a little shopping last weekend and took advantage of the Bath and Body sale. I got up to the register and they invited me to grab one more item as my “free gift”.  There … More Lotion???

Submarine Peace

Who doesn’t want peace. I like peace. I want peace. You want peace – but how do we get there, and even more importantly… How do we stay there? One thing I’ve learned for sure is that peace does NOT come at the end of my “TO DO’ list no matter how many times I … More Submarine Peace

Quips & Quotes

I love a good quote. I’m always jotting down the inspirational one-liners. Some of my favorites include: “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take” – Wayne Gretzky “Even when you’re on the right track you’ll get run over if you just sit there” – Will Rogers “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, … More Quips & Quotes

Wait Until The End

So it’s official, Captain Joel is a married man and that makes me a MOTHER-IN-LAW! The wedding was beautiful and it was so good to celebrate with family. It was a weekend of joy, craziness and as with any big event, hard work. I saw the faithfulness of God in a whole new light. I’m … More Wait Until The End

Walking it Out

I often get grief for being “too positive”, but believe me, I have my share of struggles just like anyone else. And today, well I feel like STUFF is coming at me from all directions, not to mention that this is the second time I’ve written this blog because the first draft magically disappeared! So … More Walking it Out

Just Thinking…

I  had a thought the other day while talking with Hero Husband: As Christians, we’ve become comfortable with sharing our prayer needs with our church family, Bible study group or our close friends. “I’m not feeling well, my friend has cancer, I have a financial need, my son is in trouble”…the list is endless. What’s … More Just Thinking…

Whoosh or Wait

If we look at 1 Kings 18 we find the story of Elijah proving to those who worshipped Baal, that his God was indeed THE God. We see the impossible happen as Elijah builds the altar, and then pours water on the offering NUMEROUS times and yet when he calls upon God, fire from heaven comes … More Whoosh or Wait