New Year, New Goals

Well, I survived the holiday season and now we all get to move on to a new year.  The year ahead is filled with possibilities, challenges, changes, and hope and many of us make resolutions to keep us on track for the coming year. I have never been able to keep the resolutions I make…

Reinvisioning Holidays

I love holidays! Every kind of holiday! (Except for Halloween – strange but true) Early in our marriage we spent every holiday we could with family, and when family wasn’t available we found friends to surround ourselves with. We especially loved what the holidays did to children. The whole world lit up to them. Holidays…

For many are invited, but few are chosen

 Sis, Besides being late posting this, as always, here I go off the direction I was given on what to write about…Oh, that’s so me, so forgive me as here I go: How can I talk about all the lights, bells and dreams of eternal kindness and peace all around us, without first writing about…

My Christmas Gift

I have a Christmas tradition. Every year, while I bake and decorate and prepare for the Christmas season, I listen to the Forgotten Carols by Michael McLean. I’ve seen the show NUMEROUS times and I have to admit that it’s one of my favorites. For those of you that are familiar with the music, there’s…