Tag: blessings

I can and I will

How God exceeds our expectations

(You are reading this post on Monday, May 15.  I’m writing it on Friday, May 12.) My mom passed away yesterday and I haven’t stopped crying. I just know I’m going to wake up tomorrow morning and instead of a funeral to attend I am going to go […]

scarves/Christmas 2016

How to express true gratitude this Christmas

I woke up in the middle of the night Sunday night thanking God for all my blessings: Great husband Great children and grandchildren Great friends Good health A nice home Abundant food and clothes Transportation Etc, Etc., Etc. Then after thanking God, I thought, “Well, of course, I’m […]

Christmas as planned by God

One one of the many benefits of blogging is that I have a record of my life, at least since I began. I decided to read some posts from past Christmas’s to see if I’ve learned anything. This is one of those posts: God is having a good […]

anzac cookies

so many blessings and yet I fear

I woke up this morning and before I ever got out of bed, I took some time to thank God for yesterday: baking cookies with my husband (twenty dozen, all Anzac cookies)     the cookies turned out better than ever a normal conversation with my mom a […]

carhop

Simple experiences make the best memories

We all know that it is truly the simple things, the simple experiences that end up imprinted on our soul, forever in our memory. At least, we say it does. Makes us sound so noble, doesn’t it? But last Thursday really was such a day of simple pleasures. As you […]