All Drugged Up and No Place to Hide

My husband and I recently enjoyed dinner with some small group friends. As parents frequently do – we engaged in conversation about our “wayward” children; offspring who’ve wandered away from the faith in which they […]

How Now Frau Cow

Many years ago, I had a part-time job working for Weight Watchers®. Most of the people I met remain largely forgotten, save for one woman. Her name escapes me, though her stature, demeanor and commanding […]


What if you woke up TODAY with only the things you thanked God for YESTERDAY? November. Ahhh … the month of being thankful and … well – Thanksgiving. It’s tempting this time of year to […]

Sounds Like …

It’s somewhat embarrassing to publicly admit this … but one of my guilty pleasures is watching HGTV on television. I have more than a few favorite programs I watch on a regular basis. I’m a […]

Me, Myself and Hey-Soos

The daughter of a friend of mine, Lacey, spent a few years working at a Taco Bell restaurant. She worked her way through the ranks until she eventually became a manager. During her tenure in […]

IF ONLY … The Little Sin Slides

It started out really small – hardly noticeable actually; the hole along the seam of my king-size fitted sheet. It appeared the day I changed the linens at the beginning of the week. My domestic […]

Mother May I

“I’ve learned that regardless of your relationship with your parents, you’ll miss them when they’re gone from your life.” ~Maya Angelou Yesterday marked the 14th anniversary of my mother’s passing. She died peacefully in her […]