A Day at Apple Works

Fall is my favorite time of year for family activities!  I love taking pictures of leaf fights, picking apples, and everything autumn.  I love the changing and vibrant colors of the leaves.  I couldn’t resist sharing these pictures of my cute kids experiencing “the beauty of fall”. Sweet Caroline.   This is my pumpkin! RobbyContinue reading “A Day at Apple Works”

God Speaks To My Heart: Through A Boys Devotional, In The Side Pocket of A Mud Grimed Travel Bag

I I just arrived home from picking Robby up from his two day camp experience at Bradford Woods.  It’s a long time tradition for all 5th graders in Bloomington, In to attend this camp. Currently he’s taking a much needed shower, and I’m looking forward to hearing more highlights from his trip.  Robby and IContinue reading “God Speaks To My Heart: Through A Boys Devotional, In The Side Pocket of A Mud Grimed Travel Bag”

Thank You God, For The Blessing Of My Daughter

The sun is radiant, This day perfect in every way Quality time spent, With my  Beautiful and Fun baby girl. Aimlessly she wanders, Carefree… So full of life. Each time she smiles, My heart leaps for joy. Her smile is life-altering. Candy to my soul. Entered the world, Bright eyed and aware. No tears, OnlyContinue reading “Thank You God, For The Blessing Of My Daughter”

Rotten “Ugly” Guilt or Godly Conviction

I had been married for a year and a month.  I had spent the weekend away from my husband, visiting family.  My cycle was late, but I penned it to stress.  My emotions were everywhere.  At some point, my thoughts convinced me I might be pregnant.  I drove to the pharmacy to purchase a pregnancyContinue reading “Rotten “Ugly” Guilt or Godly Conviction”

How To Use Facebook, Without Allowing Facebook to Bring You Down

Lately, I’ve had several conversations with friends about Facebook.  Speaking openly and honestly with friends about Facebook’s pro’s and con’s, has encouraged me to write this blog. Seven Things to Keep In Mind As You Utilize Facebook 1.  If Facebook makes you feel bad about yourself, you close your account. The world is constantly hurlingContinue reading “How To Use Facebook, Without Allowing Facebook to Bring You Down”

Be There, Really “Be There”

Grasping my fingers… her wobbly little legs… slowly achieve the new status of “walker”. She loves the outdoors… and I love watching the pleasure written all over her face, as she observes God’s creation.  The trees… the sky… the bouncy clouds… the grass… the tiny ants… everything is new… and amazing… to her eyes. ArchingContinue reading “Be There, Really “Be There””

What If It Were Today?

My four year old and I standing on the side of the road, looking into a fresh green, flowery and beautifully decorated meadow.  The fresh, fall, cool breeze blowing into our faces. “Daniel, look out there?  Do you see the tall blades of grass, blowing God’s love to us?”  To my surprise, he has aContinue reading “What If It Were Today?”

Apple Picking Time

Apple picking is my favorite family activity.  We pick our apples at Anderson Orchard, in Mooresville, In.  As you can see we all have a blast.  We have taken many fall pictures at this orchard.  This year was special because we have a baby girl running around and eating apples.  Quite the change from threeContinue reading “Apple Picking Time”