I watched Fireproof for the first time tonight and I came away from the movie with mixed feelings. I started looking things up on the internet and reading about the premise and Kirk Cameron. I was surprised to find out his real life wife was the body double for the actress (she stood in for […]

30 Birthday Wishes…

I wish…. Everyone could have what my parents have…first love at first sight and many years of marriage. And since that is not realistic…that everyone can have chances (like I have had) to love even if they lose or screw things up. It was always Spring because it is wonderful!! Summer is too hot, Fall […]

Too Many More To Go

Two weeks ago we got word that Frank won’t be home for several more months.  It really was hard to swallow.  I had hoped that January, maybe around Olivia and my birthday, Frank would be home.  This means a lot of holidays and first days without him.  This month was Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving, the Marine […]

Don’t be rude…

Dear Confederate aka”Rebel” flag flyers, This is a simple reminder that the American Civil War lasted from 1861-1865. Probably before your grandparents, grandparents were even thought of, but that is really a moot point. While I don’t understand your fascination with a flag that symbolized the division of this nation that we live in and […]

Wish You Were Here

I have read and reread C.S. Lewis, A Grief Observed over the last three years. It is an honest account of grief…specifically losing one’s spouse, and what it does to every part of you. The first quote is about what one can come to believe about God (C.S. Lewis wrote this as a Christian man) […]

A Love Interrupted

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