Last weekend my little family and I took a little drive to Scranton (PA) to have some fun, do a few errands, and to celebrate our son Riker's 4th birthday. It was especially fun for me because I had chosen long ago to have Scranton as the backdrop city/town for the book I'm writing. It … Continue reading Coffee and Murder
Once there was a sad, tired house. It was overgrown, peeling, and sagging. Desperately needing of repair. And in major need of weeding. It longed to be loved and looked after. It yearned for paint. It dreamed of less holes in it's walls. It longed to be free to be modernized! Cue to enter: the … Continue reading From Drab to Fab!
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along." - Eleanor Roosevelt It was late and dark as I walked down our long … Continue reading Fearless Love
It's summer. No matter what the cloudy, dreary, often rainy, North East Pennsylvania weather has been showing you, it's still amazing summer time! And with Summer comes bucket loads of fresh zucchini out of our gardens. Not my garden mind you. I was sadly too caught up in end of school year activities, like co-running … Continue reading Crustless Zucchini Quiche
Deja vu is such a weird and belittling experience. It gives you this out of body feeling that makes you seem so small. It forces you to realize you really have no control over your own life. These have been the feelings I've been facing this week. Most of you know this already, but in … Continue reading Edge of Oblivion
Sunday = my favorite day of the week! A time to get dressed up and come to worship boldly with other people of like minds and get fueled up for the week ahead. Today was no different with an exhilarating spirit filled worship followed by a sermon that brought a dozen people to salvation. God … Continue reading Sunshine Lemon Cake
Who doesn't love a lazy Saturday? It's the perfect day to MAYBE catch up on a bit of sleep (If your little one doesn't get up too early that is), spend some quality time with the Hubby, do some odds and ends around the house, and not feel guilty at all about sitting on the … Continue reading Peaceful Trance