Archive for April, 2016

The Bachelor Girl’s Guide To Murder~ Rachel McMillan ~ Book Review

Monday, April 25th, 2016

  In 1910 Toronto, while other bachelor girls perfect their domestic skills and find husbands, two friends perfect their sleuthing skills and find a murderer. Inspired by their fascination with all things Sherlock Holmes, best friends and flatmates Merinda and Jem launch a consulting detective business. The deaths of young Irish women lead Merinda and […]

Growing

Sunday, April 17th, 2016

Our little Nathan isn’t exactly so little anymore. He’s getting so big. I do realize that this is a good and necessary part of life. After all, I do have a child who is bigger than his father now. But sometimes, I wonder how can it be that my baby will be 3 this summer? […]

Driving Past

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

The other day, I went to an area of a nearby town. I drove through an area I don’t usually see. As I passed  a nearly empty strip mall/office building, I felt my heart squeeze and my shoulders get tight. Lee’s parole officer had been there. I sat in that parking lot several times waiting […]

My Hope Is Jesus

Saturday, April 9th, 2016

Retreating

Saturday, April 2nd, 2016

I lost a friend this week. Her death was not unexpected but  I desperately hoped that her story would end differently. So, I’ve been very sad. Not sad for her final destination and not sad for the end of her suffering. Just sad for her loved ones and yes sad for me. She was a […]