She was perfect when she was born: beautiful eyes, beautiful skin, beautiful hair, dimples and a strong chin. Her parents smiled and cooed and told her she could be anything, do anything. “I love you,” they chanted to her for years and years. Then she was 5, still dimples and smiles, rambunctious and loud and […]More
I am a married, mother of one, music educator who has a lot on my plate (who doesn't?). At the moment, my life seems to be full of little sundries- things that seem inconsequential at times, but they aren't! All these little events are slowly but surely turning into one big, beautiful life! Please sit down with me today, grab a coffee or tea and let me tell you about my days, my ideas, hot topics in my mind, and my experiences. The topics will vary and the news will never be, in my opinion, boring!
He met her one sunny summer afternoon, she was behind the counter at her daddy’s hardware store. She was a wiz at math, and could add up your order of nails, tools, and paint all in her head, tax and all, and with a mischievous wink tell you down to the cent what your total […]More
and NC Final Exams! I tell you, I can’t say much. I can say we are testing. I can say that I think my kids are smart enough to push though and make 3s and 4s. I believe in them! As for me, I am falling into my usual self destruct end-of-year cycle. I don’t […]More
I am happy to seek comfort in something larger than myself. God has never ceased to be in my life, even when I didn’t know how to listen to Him, even when I did feel His presence as strongly as I aged. It’s taken true effort on my part to let go of troubles and […]More