Chew Your Food

(photo credit: My son) One thing I remember about my grandmother was that she always chewed her food well.  She would be the last one still eating not because she talked too much but because she chewed her food throughly.  I did not inherit this trait from her.  For as long as I can remember, I have been a fast eater.  I know I […]

A Mother’s Day Musing

This Mother’s day afternoon, I sit in my favorite chair in a corner of my room.  The house is quiet.  My husband has left for a business trip.  My daughter is in the states getting ready for her summer adventure, and my son will be here in a month.  It is quiet, but I am not alone.   Mother’s day can be hard for […]

Quotes: Spring 2017

Sometimes it’s good to take the time reflect onwhat I have been reading that last month or so.  It is so easy to keep reading the next book and taking in more and more information but never letting that information take seed and grow.  So today I thought I would share a few quotes that I found as I looked back on the […]

But Without Faith it is Impossible..

I just recently finished going through the Hall of Faith in Hebrews 11 with my students.  Looking at each person individually, I came to see the Hall of Faith in a different light.  Even though Hall of Faith has the word faith in it, I always saw these people as those who got it right and did the big things.  I didn’t really understand what faith […]