Archive for the 'Holidays' Category

Merry Christmas

Saturday, December 24th, 2016

Merry Christmas from our family to yours. I’m so thankful that there is no Christmas eve prison visiting this year. I’m more than happy to have those days in our past. We are having a very quiet calm laid back Christmas as home. What are you up to (or what did you do if you’re […]

Christmas Treats

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

What kind of Christmas treats do you make? In the past, we’ve done lots of treats but James is trying to get “buff” and I am eating low carb. Lee is one of those blessed people with a very minimal sweet tooth. So, we don’t make a lot and we don’t start early in December. […]

Christmas Cards~Repost

Monday, December 19th, 2016

Throughout these years that Lee wasn’t home, I tried to send Christmas cards. I wasn’t always very motivated. Every year they were only a photo of James. My friends who didn’t know didn’t need to know, so I sent cards with no letter. Sometimes I didn’t get them out. Sometimes I did. This year choosing […]

Thanksgiving Plans?

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

  What are your Thanksgiving plans? We will be spending time with family and staying in a hotel for 2 nights–sort of like a mini vacation. We’re looking forward to catching up with everyone including some of our far away family who just got in last night. Lee is almost home–he should be home by […]

God Bless Us Everyone~Eva Marie Everson~Book Review

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

About the book: Charlene Dixon—called Charlie by family and friends—is devastated at the recent loss of her job.  For the last five years, the twenty-seven-year-old has blossomed as the activities director of an exclusive all-girls school. But when a misunderstanding with the headmistress leads to a pink slip right before the holidays, Charlie packs up […]

Wishing You A Blessed Easter

Friday, March 25th, 2016

  We have a quiet weekend planned. James is hanging out with friends from church. They’re on spring break and the guys have a guys weekend planned until Saturday night. Nathan and I are hanging out. He’s been enjoying the Resurrection eggs and his books about the story of Easter. Tomorrow, we may  color eggs […]

Happy Happy New Year

Friday, January 1st, 2016

It’s not quite the end of the day here. Happy New Year! I hope you all celebrated safely and had a great holiday.    

Merry Christmas!

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

We’re enjoying a quiet relaxing Christmas eve tonight. The boys and I are about to drive around to see a few Christmas lights and then we’re staying in tonight. Tomorrow, a little hanging out at home and being lazy and then spending the afternoon with my nearby family. I pray and hope you’ll have a […]

Christmas Cookbook .99 For Kindle

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

All my old faithful friends know about my Christmas cookbook already but I’m sharing again just in case there are any newbies who didn’t know. .99 for Kindle is a great deal right?   If you want to share a link to it I’d love it!   Merry Christmas.

A Yearly Christmas Share

Monday, December 21st, 2015

I have posted this story every Christmas for the past few years and it always seems to get lots of comments.   I’m just going to share the link this year–I don’t know how many times I should have the same content on my blog in a new post. Have you read this one yet? […]