A Child’s Christmas

Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the reign of King Herod. About that time some wise men from eastern lands arrived in Jerusalem, asking,  “Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We saw his star as it rose, and we have come to worship him.   Matthew 2:1-2 NLT As a part of focusing on the…

Eternal Returns

I got short changed at the farmers market. I lost my leys in the parking lot(I think). We went through the train museum at a run and I am still a little sore from surgery. What a great day! But if I had spent the day alone and come home with my keys my money…

In the Morning Early

The poem on which this song was based was one of our very favorite to read to our boys when they were small. I hope this brightens someone’s day! I wake in the morning early And always, the very first thing, I poke out my head and I sit up in bed And I sing…

Full Custody

When most people say, “I really didn’t know my father,” what they really mean is “I had a terrible relationship,” or “My dad hardly talked to me” In my case it meant that he was like someone I had met once in a dream. Until I was 15 years old he was only able to…

Smile

Children’s children are the crown of old men; and the glory of children are their fathers. Proverbs 17:6 The smiles of grandchildren are the most beautiful flowers in the garden!