Monthly Archives: October 2008


I haven’t posted for a couple of days, so I thought I’d take a minute to do that. Work on the garage has been held up a bit.  The beam in the center of the garage is sagging and other … Continue reading

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New House Work Day 2

Jonathan and I had to go into St. Louis for an appointment today, so we didn’t get a lot done on the house. But Papa and the kids got a lot done! I forgot to get a picture of the opening … Continue reading

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Can you carve out 15 minutes in your day today?

If so, then please read this.

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New House – workday 1

Papa and Mama got into town last night, and today after several hours at other tasks (Jonathan and Papa doing installs, Mama and I packing), we all headed over to the new house to work. The big project on the … Continue reading

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More pictures of the new house

We had a wonderful time yesterday evening with our friends from whom we will be renting our new house.  I forgot to get a picture of all of them together, so I’ll have to do that this next weekend (they’re … Continue reading

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I think y’all must be praying for me! Last night, while I spent 15 minutes (using the timer!) sitting on my floor sorting through some things, I found some verses and such that I have printed out over the years … Continue reading

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Be Still

I’m here to come clean and to ask for your prayers. I am NOT being still. Either figuratively or spiritually. And I must, I really must. But I’m not. I’m twitchy beyond expression. (Fair Warning: if you’re a man, or … Continue reading

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Mis-printed Signage

From our trip to Applebee’s for tea and coffee: And from the container of oats in my kitchen:

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Double Date!

We were blessed to go see Fireproof on Oct. 7 with our friends Alan and Sue.  There were plans to meet for supper, which fell through due to a sick babysitter.  Jonathan and I went ahead and went to eat … Continue reading

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Good idea for Christmas…

I’m mulling over this idea from Malia Russell at Here’s the intro:Several years ago I heard about an easy way to narrow down Christmas gifts for children. Instead of buying a bunch of toys or other clutter, each child … Continue reading

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