A simple life has a different meaning and a different value for every person. For me, it means eliminating all but the essential, eschewing chaos for peace, and spending your time doing what’s important to you. It means getting rid of many of the things you do so you can spend time with people you […]
Lots of my friends went out Black Friday shopping. Some for the thrill of shopping and having an adventure with friends and family. Others because they wanted to save big money on a certain item. I stayed home. I don’t have my gift list made yet and no matter how big the sale is, I […]
I’ve known for a long time that too much sugar wasn’t good for you. My parents didn’t forbid it in our home or anything. We just weren’t big dessert people. Dessert was for special occasions, but there was usually plenty of fresh fruit around. My parents were smart like that. Here I am at my […]
Years ago, when we hadn’t lived on the farm very long, we’d go for walks down to the creek quite often. Just to see how high or low the water was, skip some stones, and check out the changing scenery. On one of those walks, I snapped a picture of the boys walking in front […]
I saw this graphic making the rounds on Facebook and thought I’d share it with you all.