A New Desk and Promises…

I’m sitting at my new desk that I scored yesterday for only $100!  I absolutely love it!  The truth is, that desk find was the highlight of my day yesterday because the rest of it didn’t go so well.  Parenting adult kids, (“adult” according to our country’s legal definition), is a real challenge!  This is my fourth time at this rodeo and you would think I would have this down, but boy am I still learning. Continue reading

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The Beautiful Journey to Here…

You will hear me say it over and over…GOD IS SO GOOD!

After a long 4 year process of trying to sell our previous home (on and off the market twice), the Lord blessed us with the perfect home for us.  We were looking for a home further out in the country, a ranch floor plan with a basement, not in a neighborhood, open concept, at least 4 bedrooms and of course it had to have that charm factor.  It is a very long story and I don’t want to overwhelm you with words but basically it comes down to the fact that HE IS SO GOOD and He knows what we need more than we do. Continue reading

Better Late than Never…

As usual, I am late to the game.  I remember several years ago my computer nerd husband introduced me to the term “blog” and told me it was going to take off and people everywhere would be “blogging”.  I must confess, I said “that sounds stupid” and “why would anyone want to read someone else’s stuff?”.  Well, here I am eating my words (happens often) and I am officially becoming a “blogger”.  What will I “blog” about?  I’m not really sure but I think it will be about all the great, not so great, fun, not so fun, spiritual, not so spiritual, wise, and not so wise things that happen in my “life on the shady grove”. And of course, lots of pictures of things I find beautiful. So….here we go! Continue reading