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Reading My Father's Scriptures

I picked up my father’s scriptures and gently thumbed through the pages.  He is gone and I saw them sitting on the shelf.

There was his name in faded, gold, capital letters on both books.   460 more words

Home And Hearth

Suddenly I am Home

Daily Prompt

Nosey Delights

From the yeasty warmth of freshly baked bread to the clean, summery haze of lavender flowers, we all have favorite smells we find particularly comforting.  114 more words

Hump Month

I know, I know, the term is “Hump Day.” But it’s gonna be Hump Month around here, and maybe even Hump Quarter, because Herself has gone and landed a new job — in Albuquerque. 298 more words



Last week, my niece and nephew, came up from Missouri for a three week summer vacation with my parents.  It’s been quite a treat for the cousins to get to know each other better. 158 more words

The Rambling Narrative

I wished to have written this post in a happier and a more content space of mind, but no, I am not. My little dearie girl is under the weather and so is Mister Husband. 766 more words

Mother And Child

I Love George Washington!

Yes, I love George Washington!  And today being the birthday of the United States of America it is a fitting time to write about my admiration for our country’s first President. 560 more words

Feeling Close To God


My garden is languishing.

I posted a while back about how my family would be trying some new things–specifically, gardening and raising rabbits. The rabbits are still alive, I’m happy to report. 1,436 more words