Am I Making a REAL Difference?

 I’m asking myself, “Am I Making a Real Difference?” Have you ever watched “It’s a Wonderful Life”? It’s one of my favorite movies; one that I never miss during the Christmas season. In case you don’t know… The story is a heartwarming look at the difference George Bailey makes in the lives of his family,Continue reading “Am I Making a REAL Difference?”

Memories of 9/11; Don’t Waste a Day

I know all who were over the age of five probably have memories of 9/11and the days that followed. It was definitely a time when we were unsure of what would happen. Daddy and I had a conversation on the Saturday after. He was emotional, even more than I was. He recounted his days inContinue reading “Memories of 9/11; Don’t Waste a Day”

Mama’s Shoes

Did you ever stomp around in your Mama’s shoes when you were little? Didn’t we all ? I’ve been wanting to share this story & today’s the day. I saw that August 25th was “second-hand wardrobe” day. Did you wear hand-me-downs as a child? I did ! Most kids got hand-me-downs from their siblings orContinue reading “Mama’s Shoes”

Gorgeous Grandmas

It’s Gorgeous Grandma Day which celebrates women over the age of 50 and encourages them to defy society’s standards and live it up a bit. Most of the time, we see our grandmothers in a stereotypical old-fashioned way. Grandmothers are expected to be calm, collected, have an outdated style. My maternal grandmother, Emily, fit thatContinue reading “Gorgeous Grandmas”

Need a Bigger Closet or a Cleanout?

Our Sunday school lesson this morning was on a topic I’ve been meaning to write about for a while… Sometimes I think I need a bigger closet….it’s not going to be on any of those tv shows that feature dream closets that look more like a swanky boutique, for sure! As it gets warmer IContinue reading “Need a Bigger Closet or a Cleanout?”