2019

03.27.21 Take your kids to church! by Megan Woodham

I think I posted this a couple of years ago but what it says is timeless. I hope it will help those young mothers I know through difficult times trying to bring their kids to church! Take your kids to church. Make the effort. Wake them up early. Fool with the belts and the buckles… Continue reading 03.27.21 Take your kids to church! by Megan Woodham

2020

12.21.20 The miracle we celebrate at Christmas is worthy of celebration every single day we have breath.

The miracle we celebrate at Christmas is worthy of celebration every single day we have breath. Christmas is here again! It seems to arrive more quickly each passing year. Do you have a calendar full of plans? A living room full of gifts? A kitchen full of sweets? You are blessed if you do. But...… Continue reading 12.21.20 The miracle we celebrate at Christmas is worthy of celebration every single day we have breath.

2020, Thanksgiving and Christmas

12.19.20 The Cajun Twelve Days of Christmas, by Tee Jules

On dem first day of Christmas, my true love she gave to me: A crawfish in a fig tree. Tee Jules (Jules d'Hemecourt IV) recites his "Cajun 12 days of Christmas." Mr d'Hemecourt passed away on 02/12/2008. In his memory I post this for people near and far to hear.  His Cajun accent may be… Continue reading 12.19.20 The Cajun Twelve Days of Christmas, by Tee Jules

2020

12.18.20 Meet Nelly, my new to me Nissan Maxima

Roy's Dodge Dakota truck was his vehicle even before we lived in the motorhome. Mine was the Jeep that we gave to Chip. When we started out to live on the road we called our motorhome Dora and his truck was called Boots. Oh, the adventures Boots had with us. He went all over the… Continue reading 12.18.20 Meet Nelly, my new to me Nissan Maxima

2020, Roy

12.16.20 Roy’s Facebook post when we left in 2013

I have been spending some time going through Roy's computer files, all 100,000 of them! I really don't know what I will do with all of them. That's a project for a whole week maybe next year. By: Roy Chauvin, I don’t normally post my personal experiences or feelings on Facebook but today is an… Continue reading 12.16.20 Roy’s Facebook post when we left in 2013

2020, Roy

12.12.20 Buddy, Grief, Brain, Christmas Tree, and more

My little buddy, who we kinda think is taking to the new name Buddy, is such a good dog. He's very curious about this new home and follows me everywhere. I'm allowing him to roam through the property more each day and I think he likes it here! He's really wonderful and such a comfort… Continue reading 12.12.20 Buddy, Grief, Brain, Christmas Tree, and more

2020

12.10.20 Meet my little buddy

My little buddy now named Buddy (if he doesn't answer to that we may have to go back to Darby) is making himself at home. And Grannie is very happy! December 10th will be his celebrated birthday in the future. This is Buddy at the Tangipahoa Parish Animal Shelter when we first met him. Look… Continue reading 12.10.20 Meet my little buddy

2020

12.08.20 The Train of Life, Author Unknown

At birth, we boarded the train of life and met our parents, and we believed that they would always travel by our side. However, at some station, our parents would step down from the train, leaving us on life's journey alone.As time goes by, some significant people will board the train: siblings, other children, friends, and even the love… Continue reading 12.08.20 The Train of Life, Author Unknown

2020

12.01.20 I am so thankful there is always a Sunday after every Saturday!

I am so thankful there is always a Sunday after every Saturday! Especially after the difficult Saturdays I've had lately. This Sunday was exactly what my grieving heart needed. I so look forward to this month of December when we celebrate the birth of Jesus. Beginning with our Sunday Bible Study at church. We were… Continue reading 12.01.20 I am so thankful there is always a Sunday after every Saturday!

2020

11.29.20 The good, the bad and the ugly

I know I am not any different than others who have lost their spouse but again I'm so thankful for this place where I can unload the good and bad times I have going through this grieving process. Today is Saturday. I realized the last time I fell apart was also a Saturday. I'm not… Continue reading 11.29.20 The good, the bad and the ugly