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Hard to believe … how can it be?!… but it is July already. Happy Canada Day to my Canadian friends. We are celebrating by staying home and having a regular day. How about you? Our mornings around here are so noisy – is your home noisy in the morning, too? We have a friend coming…

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Kindness without Hypocrisy

Recently, our family witnessed some seeds of un-kindess sown towards others. It amazed me at how the ripple effect of the unthoughtful act sadly affected the two families involved- those who were unkind and those who were hurt. Everyone felt upset, all feelings were bruised and at the end of the day, it all stemmed…

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Number our Days.

So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom. Psalm 90:12   Hearing a sermon this morning refreshed my heart and mind, reminding me that our days our short on this earth … this is our temporary home … and we need to number our days. Many of us…

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Lavender Turns One

These past few weeks have been filled with cake, frosting and lots of ice cream as we celebrated three birthdays in less than a week … Lavender’s first birthday was the beginning of the celebrations … and although it was bittersweet, as all birthdays are when the first year ends, we had a sweet, quiet…

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The Day Before The Day.

Today is a bittersweet day as it is Lavender’s last day of her first year of life. {In simpler terms, it’s the day before her first birthday.} Of course, as with each baby that has grown even though I tell them to stay little forever, it is impossible to believe a full year has gone…

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