Archive for June, 2012

From Outside The Frame

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Our Compassion child lives in Uganda~I appreciated this post about complaining and Uganda A fun tool to help you see when you may reach your goal weight James and I enjoyed watching this video–a man made Van Gogh’s Starry Night in dominoes I found this tool on a weight loss site. The women said it’s […]

Guess Where We Were?

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

    This one isn’t us but the next box over~just so you can see what it looks like. James wanted to do this really badly. Lee wanted nothing to do with it so James and I went up and Lee circled around for an hour while we enjoyed the view. I think it was […]


Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Remember last week when I said I may not blog a lot in the summer? Well, the summer crazies have hit. We have lots of busy days. Swim lessons, visiting with out of state friends here for vacation, picking up Lee in Chicago because his semi is broken down. That one is today. We were […]

Lucy Come Home~Dave & Neta Jackson~LitFuse Publicity Book Review

Monday, June 25th, 2012

  Several years ago, I discovered the Yada Yada Prayer Group books by Neta Jackson. I’ve enjoyed all of them and I’m always happy when she writes a new book. I’ve enjoyed her spin off series featuring the stories of people who were only small characters in the original books. Lucy is the grouchy rough […]

Amazing Grace~American Boys Choir

Sunday, June 24th, 2012

Recently, I listened to my old CD of the American Boys Choir. I purchased it after they presented an artist series at college. I really enjoy this selection~Amazing Grace with Steven Curtis Chapman. Give it a listen and tell me if  agree with me that it’s beautiful!   (Odd selection of photo but the audio […]

From Outside The Frame

Friday, June 22nd, 2012

    Widow finds out what happened to her husband 68 years later.  Get out the tissues!   25 things you can send in the mail   Laura’s autobiography is going to be published.   20 minute beach cover up   I’m not sure if I’m brave enough to try this chocolate cake recipe. Are […]


Thursday, June 21st, 2012

Tonight, I am getting together with all my girlfriends from prison days. We met mostly at the marriage seminars held at one of the prisons Lee was incarcerated in. One of the ladies lives very far away, so during the marriage seminar, she’d come and stay in the area and then we’d get together that […]


Monday, June 18th, 2012

I’ve been lazy about posting! Some of that is that sometimes I’m not exactly sure what to post. Do you know that I’ve really not shared every story that I wanted to share? I still have lots of experiences and stories from this trial that haven’t been written. Maybe someday… Some of that is Lee’s […]

Creation Illustrated Magazine~Schoolhouse Reviews

Monday, June 18th, 2012

Creation Illustrated magazine is a beautiful Christian magazine sometimes called the Christian National Geographic.   Creation Illustrated Mission Statement: Our purpose is to share the wonders of God’s creation. By revealing fresh insights of His infinite wisdom, gentle touch, undeniable justice, redeeming love, and flawless design, pure truth shall bring renewed peace. Each part of […]


Saturday, June 16th, 2012

eFoods contacted me to ask if I’d be willing to review their meals on my blog. I said “Sure.” I’ve looked at different food storage companies, but I always wonder if the food is good. I wouldn’t want to spend that much money for food that is nasty! We do keep some food and water […]