Posts Categorized: blah-blah-blog

O My! New Hat

18Jun2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

Because being a work-at-home, homeschooling, face-painting, cake-decorating, orphan-ministering writer mom of four wasn’t enough…. I’ve decided to become a purveyor of goat soap! Seriously. Because goats are baa-a-a-a-ad to the bone. Especially when accessorized with a jaunty bow and crown! At this very moment, I have butter-soft hands that smell of summer melon and deeply… Read more »

The Little Pirate Mermaid

12Jun2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

Oh, how I wish The Center for Puppetry Arts had shared some press pics of their stunningly gorgeous sets so I could include one in this blog post! We just got back from seeing The Little Pirate Mermaid and it was one of the most visually stunning shows I’ve ever seen. Not that the marionette… Read more »

Why Jesus Wept

12Jun2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

I just read the neatest thing, an insight I’d never considered before, concerning the shortest verse in the bible: “Jesus wept”. Could it be that He wept because he knew so well what he was asking Lazarus to give up? Lazarus had enjoyed four days in heaven before Jesus raised him from the dead…four days… Read more »

What I Don’t Know

9Jun2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

His message to me last night was a simple one: “I wish God had remembered these children at this hour of need, really.” Our friend in Uganda, the pastor of the orphanage our daughter is from, had messaged me, asking for prayer for the orphans in his care. For several long minutes, I didn’t know… Read more »

A glimpse into our wackiness

31May2016 Filed under: blah-blah-blog

I’m not gonna lie–it’s been a rough couple of months at our house. Non-essential tasks have fallen by the wayside, and that includes regular blogging. But this kind of stuff that I’m posting today…this is what keeps me going. I am so grateful for a family that knows how to laugh!   Earlier today, this… Read more »