Your Past… Your Present… Your Future – “Happy Valentine’s Day, Robert W. Ridlon III”

His hand in mine… We walked. Young… Vibrant… So full of life. We laughed… We dreamed of our future. Countless hours spent… Falling in love in the park. I remember… Your eyes… The depth of your love for me. The eyes of a 16 year old boy… madly in love. People said… It’s just aContinue reading “Your Past… Your Present… Your Future – “Happy Valentine’s Day, Robert W. Ridlon III””

Clean Home… Happy Kids… Managing Priorities

Five winter coats blocking the stairs. I yell at my kids, “Boys get down here and hang up your coats! I’m not a slave, I am a mom!”, as they look at me with a shocked look. This is my life… This is my daily routine… My world! Friends, I am a neat freak (orContinue reading “Clean Home… Happy Kids… Managing Priorities”

Aspirations… Dreams… And Discerning God’s Direction

Write a book. Sing professionally… Earn a degree… Start an award winning blog… Begin a Bible study… Or a Christian mom’s group… What are your aspirations? Lately, I’ve been thinking about my life. Not “lately” but forever… all the time. I’ve wrestled with who I am… who does God want me to be… who doContinue reading “Aspirations… Dreams… And Discerning God’s Direction”