Our 25th silver wedding anniversary & home purchase party

Ray and I recently had our 25th “silver” wedding anniversary and bought our home. I wanted to celebrate with our children, grandchildren, and a few friends who prayed for us to buy the house. ¬†God answered my prayer and our 3 beautiful daughters were there. Our grandchildren being there were the cherry on top, and Love this? Read More…

When everything around you is falling, and all else fails, eat chips and salsa

Today I made a mini-escape from hurts this week and I drove to Harrisonville, Missouri, which is a bigger city north of my tiny, rural town (meaning out in the sticks!) of Butler, and ate Mexican.  I posted the pic on Instagram and Twitter with the title, “When everything is falling apart around you, and Love this? Read More…

Coffee *from* God. He cares about the little things!

This morning I was getting ready for church in my fuchsia¬†colored/black/white dress, with the black shoulder wrap and the butterfly necklace my husband Ray bought me (I love butterflies). Then I realized as I cooked an egg that I was out of creamer for my morning coffee. Oh oh. “I have measured out my life Love this? Read More…