Mud and Flowers and Christmas Trees

Todd’s folks are visiting from California so we took them to Longwood Gardens yesterday. I had very carefully chosen the day based on the weather and the kids’ busy schedules and bought our tickets ahead of time. While Tuesday was cool and rainy, yesterday was clear. And cold. And windy. We drove an hour south…

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Post Christmas {Mary} Christmas Post

As I was perusing the internet for devotional ideas last week, I found Teri Lynne Underwood’s blog with the tag line of “Encouraging lives where the sacred and the secular collide.” I was intrigued. Her current series called “Have Yourself a {Mary} Little Christmas intrigued me further so I decided to hang out for a…

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Momma Mary

Every month at our MOPS/MOMS meeting a mentor mom gives a quick devotional and a short prayer. December was my month and since we didn’t have a speaker for the meeting I was asked to talk a little bit longer. So I wrote something up and I decided to post it here. Because, you know,…

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