Monthly Archives: October 2015

For God gave us a spirit not of fear, but of power and love and self-control… 2 Timothy 1:7

ARGH! Self-control is so much easier when you’re young and the adults are just choosing it for you: My parents controlled how and when I ate, so I didn’t eat too much sugar. Easy. The law of the land said I … Continue reading

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My in laws are in a band and they have this bit they do when they are on stage. They introduce each other and then say a few words about how long they’ve been married.  (35 years, y’all.  Can I … Continue reading

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Our Honey, a love story…

When I was in high school my mom made me a teddy-bear for Christmas.  What a weird present for a teenage girl, right?  But actually, I remember asking for one, which is even weirder. This is what I love about … Continue reading

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when someone you love becomes a memory…

About a week ago, a man I loved passed away. He was not technically family. He was the step-grandfather to my cousin.  But that never mattered. I called him Grandpa, he called me, “tweetheart” and we loved each other. He was … Continue reading

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