It’s Valentine week, or as my daughter once said in high school: “Make Me Feel Like A Loser Day”. I know from experience it can be a depressing time for many. Let’s face it, not everyone has that special someone who wants to make your day ooey, gooey, lovey, dovey. You may spend the day … More Uncontainable Valentine
I mentioned last week that I participated in a unique experience called “The Gathering Table”. Hero Husband and I met with a small group of strangers to partake in a beautiful meal, and a discussion on the topic of failure. We both came away from the experience with a new perspective and encouragement in our … More Did You Really Fail?
I recently discovered some hidden treasure…seriously. I purchased tickets for an unusual event in Bentonville, Arkansas called “The Gathering Table”. It’s a dinner prepared for up to twelve people with the sole purpose of discussing a topic while enjoying some spectacular local food. I grabbed Hero Husband and we hit the road. We arrived to … More Not So Hidden Treasure
My morning devotion outlined how God has chosen me. I John 3:1 tells me that God loves me so much He called me to be His child; I Peter 2:9 tells me that God has called me from the darkness into the light; Ephesians 3:19 tells me that God’s love for me is so wonderful … More Get In The Car
One of my very favorite vacations was traveling to Maine with Hero Husband a few years ago. Our plan was to NOT have a plan, but rather fly into Portland, rent a car and hit the road. We were going to be free spirits and EXPLORE. We were only a few miles down the road … More The Visitor Center
Here we are – right smack in the middle of the Christmas season. Are you up to your eyeballs with things you HAVE to do, things you NEED to do, and things you WANT to do (if you can only find time time)? Stop right now, yes RIGHT NOW and take a deep breath. It’s … More Just One Touch
An all time favorite Bible verse is “Come to me all who are weary and heavy laden, and I will give you rest. ” (Matthew 11:28). We all love the idea of rest, but we miss the … More Another Lesson From Millie
Hero Husband and I had the wonderful opportunity to visit Lake Tahoe some time ago. We wanted to make it memorable, so I was thrilled when I scored a room at the most luxurious hotel on the lake at somewhat of a reasonable price. Okay, so we splurged at little, but this place is GORGEOUS … More Valet Parking Lessons
Outside of Ordinary a/k/a Lori had a wonderful time in Stratford, Wisconsin. Thanks to Gen at Lot 671 in Auburndale for inviting me to her Fall Barn Sale (that was absolutely beautiful) for a book signing and reading. It was so fun making new friends! I enjoyed my morning at Community Bible Church. We laughed, … More Stratford, Wisconsin 2019
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???