Jakesprinter’s theme this week is Easter – and I have 3 things to share. FIRST, and this is not meant to disrespect anyone’s religious side here, but on Easter, we were joking that it looked like Jesus was playing in the NBA – and he was tearing up some nice shots on the court. It was … More Jake’s Sunday Post (McRoberts, eggs, empty tomb and Kobe video)
While scrolling through the WordPress reader, I like to listen to the music people post – sometimes it is a nice addition to checking in on different blogs that I follow. Sometimes I turn the song off right away, but other times, I let it play. And earlier, “Nola Roots, Texas Heart” posted a Sade … More Song by Sade
Happy Veteran’s Day to family, friends, and fellow bloggers! May we all remember to thank those that serve (or have served) to protect us – not just today, but let us remember to do this throughout the year as well, because freedom is not free! Many thanks! Also, you may want to check out … More Happy Veteran’s Day
Ellis Island reopened today – after being shut down more than a year for repairs from hurricane damage. And to celebrate this, I thought I would share pictures from our 2010 trip. Also, there are two important lessons we can reflect on when we think about Ellis Island! Side note for readers – this is a … More Ellis Island Reopens (two lessons)
RELAX RELAX! God’s peace is in you. Think stillness. God is N O T a God of stress… God IS a God of…. “Relax” (From a recent talk by K.A. Schneider)
Usually I welcome fall with open arms. We indulge in fall soccer, new jackets, and seasonal lattes. One year, I even bought jumbo pumpkins over Labor Day weekend and placed them on my porch as an early welcome to the transition of fall. But this year, I found myself yearning for a little more of … More More of summer…
A while ago I heard the saying, “Winners have more losses than losers” – and while I do not like to think of anyone as a loser, and while I also do not like to view setback as a loss (because most hardships have much value)- I still like this saying because the message is … More winners have more losses
I have been missing Colorado this month, partly because in the 1990’s my hubby and I used to help with our church’s “kiddie camp” during this month. It was a week long labor of love that left unexpected warm memories. One year, we even left a beach side vacation days early (from Hilton Head) to … More Feeling Displaced?