Tag Archives: Looking forward

Reflections

When HP and I found out BP was on the way HP was excited.  I was not.  I know, I know – all those women out there that want a baby so bad, and here I was not so very … Continue reading

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You’ve Got to Pick a Plot (or Two)

My MP has had MS for a long time.  As in 30 years+ long time.  When she was first diagnosed they gave her 6 months to live.  Her response: I won’t die until all of my kids are grown, married, … Continue reading

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The Shadow or the Substance

Colossians 2:17 – – Which are a shadow of things to come; but the body is of Christ. We had a discussion on Saturday about setting your sight on the Substance and not on the shadow. One of the comments … Continue reading

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Day 4: I Will Go Anywhere, For You, Dear…

I know, I know – where are days 2, and 3?  In my head… Maybe they will come out someday soon.  Maybe not. So when you aren’t taking surveys or looking at Facebook you have more time to read and … Continue reading

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The Match

Yesterday I tried to light a match.  I struck it against the box over and over again, but it would not light.  I was about to give up, but I said to myself: just try it a couple more times. … Continue reading

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Mary, Mary Quite Contrary…

How does your garden grow? With silver shells and cocker bells Oh wait, that doesn’t sound right. When we moved here a year and a half ago I was excited to have a yard. I was also tired from being … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Memories For Sale

I am so excited.  We are going to visit Uncle K and Aunt W down south.  I sure do miss them.  It’s quite a long way from where we live, so we will be making a few stops.  One in … Continue reading

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Gardening

Yesterday and today I had the chance to work out in the backyard.  As in clean up the yard – not as in jumping jacks or any other weird exercise thing.  As I was raking I thought of all that … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Turn, Turn, Turn

Mmm, I can just smell the fallen leaves.  The scent of the last family cookout for the year lingers in the air.  I see gold, red, brown all around me.  The hint of the years first snowstorm is hidden in … Continue reading

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The Price is Right – Part 2

Sometimes I feel like sticking to a grocery budget is like playing on The Price is Right –> How close can I come without going over? But I think HP gets a little more worried than I do.  This was … Continue reading

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