A Simple Porch Party for Six

Last week something tremendous happened that called for a party:  my baby turned 20.


No more kids around here, just grown up adults.

So I threw a grown up adult party.  Kind of like if we were having friends over and just hanging on the porch being all casual like.  Bonus if there’s a bonfire afterwards. [Read more…]

Rescued, Restored and Redeemed

Because I have my hands in something twelve hours out of every day, God likes to invade my thoughts during the most random times and start speaking to me. Like when I’m gardening or painting or being a mom. For example, the Holy Spirit has taught me more about the Kingdom of God while sitting in the dirt weeding than I’ve learned sitting on a church pew.

I’m being serious. [Read more…]