I got really sad at Wal-Mart today. I mean really sad, I was almost in tears when I left. I admit it, I’m an emotional person and I cry easily, but this one was just really sad. My Wal-Mart, not my personal Wal-Mart as in I own it but the one I shop at, has… Continue reading Making Change
Happy Thanksgiving! Today I’m thankful for the fact that He is a God of second chances… no matter how badly I mess up He opens His arms up, holds me, says it is ok my daughter, straightens my tiara (I am a princess, remember) and sets me back on my feet! I am thankful for… Continue reading I Am Thankful
“Marriage is fabulously hard.” That’s one of the first statements that John & Stasi Eldredge make about marriage, and they just get more real from there. They don’t sugarcoat things in Love & War, they tell it like it is, and it’s not easy. Throughout the book they discuss their own marriage, with honesty and… Continue reading Love & War by John and Stasi Eldredge
I’m beautiful in my way ‘Cause God makes no mistakes I’m on the right track, baby I was born this way Don’t hide yourself in regret Just love yourself and you’re set I’m on the right track, baby I was born this way (born this way) Lady Gaga’s music isn’t in everyone’s taste, to say… Continue reading What Christians and Parents Can Learn From Lady Gaga
I love Disneyland, I just love Disney period! Disneyland has a special place in my heart! The first time I went there it was with my Mom. I remember riding the Matterhorn with her, Peter Pan, Space Mountain, the Haunted Mansion, Pirates of the Caribbean, she rode all the rides that I wanted to ride. … Continue reading The Happiest Place on Earth!
Between a Rock and a Grace Place by Carol Kent (Zondervan) From bestselling author Carol Kent comes a riveting journey of facing the impassible obstacles of life and discovering the last thing ever expected—the sweet spot of grace. Carol Kent and her husband, Gene, are now living what some would call a heartbreaking life—their son,… Continue reading Between a Rock and a Grace Place, by Carol Kent
I’ve been thinking a lot lately about what it means to be family, or to be friends. What is the difference really? Usually, from the point-of-view of the world, family are those people we are related to by blood, while friends are the ones we choose to surround ourselves with that are not related but… Continue reading Family? Friends?
Truth, it is one of the most important things we have. When you speak the truth, it frees you. The ultimate Truth is Jesus Christ. In the book of John Jesus says, “you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” John 8:32. Of course, Jesus was speaking to the Jews, about… Continue reading Truth…
It’s been a crazy few weeks since Christmas around here. For more on that, go check out my husband’s blog at http://thesachsman.blogspot.com/. And feel free to link to it from your blogs if you want. :o)
So it’s cooled off here in the desert. It’s gorgeous outside, cool in the mornings, highs of mid 80’s. I’m loving it! I keep expecting it to get hot again, but I’ve been assured that this is how it will be for a while, it will only get cooler before it gets hotter again. Hooray!… Continue reading Cooled off…