Some ramblings


We have less than a month to the first day of autumn, and I am trying to hold back my giddy squeals in honor of my promise to enjoy the rest of summer. There are giddy squeals galore on the inside though, and a little bit of foot stomping as my weather app is showing … More Some ramblings

Are you a writer?


When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, “I used everything you gave me.” ~ Erma Bombeck For many years I refused to refer to myself as a ‘writer.’ John Steinbeck is a writer, Ernest Hemingway, … More Are you a writer?

Being a single woman in the church; part 1 of something


“You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” – J.R.R. Tolkein, The Hobbit Life as a single, late twenty-something woman is full of interesting finds. I have a closet full of anecdotes ready to pull out for others’ amusement, and many profound thoughts on … More Being a single woman in the church; part 1 of something

Huckleberry pickin’ and summer sweatin’


I approached summer this year with the same dread I think I have felt since I was 12 years old. At 12 I had passed the wonderful years of not caring if you’re sweaty, sticky, and sometimes stinky. Summer and Katelyn do not mix well. Usually there are a few sunburns, lots of sweat, some headaches, and many bug bites. … More Huckleberry pickin’ and summer sweatin’

A short post


I had some technical difficulties with my blog… as in an outdated browser and an old laptop that wouldn’t allow me to upgrade as needed. *sigh* It might be time for me to put my Macbook to permanent sleep.    Fall is upon us friends! The best time of year! I love the colors and … More A short post