Monthly Archives: October 2009

Carrot Cake Creativity

Over the weekend my husband’s parents were here from Ohio. We enjoyed their visit. My mother-in-law’s top two love languages are acts of service and gift giving – especially when it comes to food! She is an awesome cook and stocked our pantry, refrigerator, and freezer with lasagna, meatballs, corn, canned beans and applesauce, fresh …

Lights in the Fog

When it rains, it pours! Thankfully, God has been pouring down good things and my days have been full. I had trouble finding time to write my blog this week. Last Thursday, I traveled in the early hours of the morning to speak in Charlottesville at Christian Women’s Club (CWC) and then to Lynchburg, CWC to speak in the evening. All summer I had …

Hand in Hand

My girls were begging to go to the Dixie Classic fair last week. I am not a huge fair fan …I get a little germ-a-phobic and leery of the rides. However, it was a beautiful afternoon and we braved the crowds. My daughter’s have little fear, and they immediately wanted to catch the rides. They rode the swings, mini roller coaster, but after …

Wearing your PFD?

My daughter’s 5th grade class (about 125 children, staff, and parents) took a trip to Camp Hanes last week. The rustic little Y camp is nestled right below Mount Airy, NC. Since I attended the two night jaunt with my other two children, it was a given that I’d be a chaperone for my third. It’s always a great trip – getting to …
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