Monthly Archives: May 2012

When Anxiety Gets the Best of You

We all have those times when anxiety seems to get the best of us – whether we are worried about the health of a loved one, a new job, the lack of a job, our children…  Whenever I’m worried about … Continue reading

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Kids Fighting? No Problem!

I cannot take credit for this idea, however, I would like to share it, and use it this summer to the fullest extent of the law this summer!  Thanks D.M.! As most of my regular readers know, I have three … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Questions

I spent a beautiful (though extremely hot) Memorial Day with my husband and two boys picking blueberries at Country Fair Farms in Franklinton.  Afterwards, we went out for snowballs to cool off.  YUM!  In the car, on the hour drive, … Continue reading

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Spending the Day with St. Therese’

Yesterday, I was given a treasure.  As a fellow teacher friend was cleaning out her classroom closet, she came across this statue of St. Therese, that had evidently been there since long before the classroom became hers.  She asked me … Continue reading

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“Hope for Healing” Free Today on Kindle

Hope For Healing book trailer.  Please click on the link to watch.

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Perspective

“If you look the right way, you can see that the whole world is a garden.” ― Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden “What we see depends mainly on what we look for.” ― John Lubbock “If the stars should … Continue reading

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How Can I Keep From Singing?

“The crowd in Philippi joined in the attack on Paul and Silas, and the magistrates had them stripped and ordered them to be beaten with rods. After inflicting many blows on them, they threw them into prison and instructed the … Continue reading

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“God Messaging…Will You Accept the Friend Request” FREE on Kindle Today and Tomorrow

My first book, a collection of personal stories of faith and God at work in my life, is being offered FREE on Kindle today 5/15 and tomorrow 5/16.  (A sweet lady whose daughter I work with, just got the Kindle … Continue reading

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Our Lady of the Lake Roman Catholic Church

I hope you enjoy the pictures I’ve taken over the years of my church and its beautiful grounds. These are of Our Lady of the Lake in Mandeville, Louisiana.

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Reflection on the first reading from Mass this morning…

Acts 1:  15-17, 20-26 I just wanted to share something I learned in mass this morning.  In the first reading from Acts, Matthias was chosen as a replacement for Judas.  I noticed that the priest was wearing red today, signifying … Continue reading

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