Nature Itself Will Sing!

Joy to the World, the Savior reigns!Let men their songs employ;While fields and floods, rocks, hills and plainsRepeat the sounding joy,Repeat the sounding joy,Repeat, repeat, the sounding joy.


Rejoice!  Sing praises!

The Lord has come! 

As we sing our songs and lift […]

Cleaning & Cooking & Baking, Oh My!

Things are abuzz here today.  We’ve enjoyed a few carefree, restful days this week, but it’s time now to get serious about getting ready for Christmas festivities.  There is much baking and cooking to be done, and we want to give the whole house a good cleaning to make it fresh, warm and welcoming […]

With Humblest Apologies

     In the last week I have received at least two dozen spam comments.  Xanga, my blog host, has archaic comment controls, making it easy for spammers and difficult for you, my readers.  If you’ve run across any of these comments, I apologize.  I delete these spam comments as soon as I see them.


Did You Know?


Did you know that my girls are blogging again, too?  Yep, they are!  They’ve been back at it longer than I have, as a matter of fact.


Corin’s blog keeps me laughing, and the posts almost always feature a picture of a grandbaby or two or six of mine.



For Today (While I’m Still Finding My Way)

     I hope that you’ll allow me a bit of time to carefully, and cautiously, re-enter the blogging world.  It’s been awhile, and a lot of water has passed under the bridge.  Some of that water was a raging torrent, but most of it was just the gentle flow of living this life God has […]

His Smile


Dani and I were Christmas shopping.  I was determined to get the last of it done yesterday, ten full days before Christmas.  I did most of my shopping on line this year, but there are always those few odds and ends and things that just aren’t practical to order through a web site.  We […]