God and the Teacup

There was a couple who took a trip to England to shop in a beautiful antique store to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary. They both liked antiques and pottery, and especially teacups. Spotting an exceptional cup, they asked “May we see that? We’ve never seen a cup quite so beautiful.” … Continue reading

Structure at Rancho Perdido

As you know, we have returned to our beloved home in Arizona, leaving behind the Prairie Farmstead.  Returning to Arizona meant relocating all our belongings.  Our many belongings.  Our many large belongings.  Those belongings for which we have no room for at our Arizona home. Fortunately, we are blessed with … Continue reading

The Star Spangled Banner

Please allow me to introduce to you what, if I may be so bold as to say, is the coolest version of our Star Spangled Banner ever!  Note, I did not say the ‘most beautiful’ version.  No.  This version is not like any other you’ve heard before.  My Aunt Connie … Continue reading

My One Word for 2013

I’m not usually one to jump on a bandwagon, but this one sure seems to be headed in my direction right now.  For several days before the New Year, people always ask what your resolutions are.  I used to make a long list of resolutions ~ things I’d promise to … Continue reading

Give the Gift of Life

Before we fall back into our daily routines and lose some of our ‘giving’ spirit, I’d like to ask you to consider signing up as a donor of the ultimate gift ~ the gift of life.  If you’re already registered as an organ and tissue donor, thank you!  If not, … Continue reading

Uno! Dos! Tres! Habaneros

Does anyone want a Chihuahua?!  We just happen to have some.  Meet the three habaneros ~ Buddy Boy (top left), Little Missy (top right) and Foxy (middle). They came into our life one week ago yesterday, while Darling Husbie and youngest son were out riding their dirt bikes.  At least … Continue reading

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