The soldiers who serve in our United States Military are the bravest, most giving, honorable, strong, and best men and women I know. Not that we need any other reason to honor those who've sacrificed their lives in the name of freedom, but Congress has given us one anyway. Lawmakers on Capitol Hill created the… Continue reading 05.27.19 Memorial Day Tribute to the fallen Heroes of the 1st Battalion, 155th Infantry of the Mississippi National Guard
Thursday, June 15, 2017 - If you'd like to skip past today's blog post feel free to do so. It's mostly my own documentation of the current medical issues we are dealing with. Over the last couple of weeks I've had four medical tests to help determine why I continue to be lightheaded. Some people… Continue reading 06.15.17 Lightheadedness…………..
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - We have collected large, medium and small rocks from all around the United States and have them in our garden at our home base in Amite, Louisiana. Recently I've been thinking how cool it would be to paint on some of those rocks with my grandchildren. I decided to take… Continue reading 06.14.17 Happy Rocks, Smiley Rocks, Patriotic Rocks, Yes ROCKS ROCK ROCKS!!!
Sunday, June 11, 2017 - Yes, I've never been a member of a church that called a new pastor. The church I grew up in, Lakeview Baptist Church in New Orleans had its pastor, Rev. J. Richard Randels, before we joined. The church we joined in Hammond, Trinity, had just called Dr. Randy Davis when… Continue reading 06.11.17 I’ve never been a member of a church that…………………
Southern women are unique and deserve for others around the country to learn about us. I am proudly a Southern woman, raised by a strong Southern woman. Even my faith is Christian Southern Baptist!! It is a way we were raised, morals we were taught, manners we had instilled every day and examples we learned… Continue reading 06.06.17 Southern Women
Monday, June 4, 2017 - First, I truly cannot believe it is already June! I didn't write this post, but stumbled upon it while working on a very similar blog post of my own, so I stopped and am sharing his. In recent years the response to "Thank You" has become "No Problem" by a… Continue reading 06.05.17 “Thank You,” “No problem”: Yes, it’s a BIG problem
Friday, June 2, 2017 - This was originally put together the day before I was taken to the hospital by ambulance on Thursday, May 4th for the bleeding ulcer. We thought we were leaving to see Route 66 on Monday, May 8th. But no, we're still home enjoying all the beauty we are blessed to… Continue reading 06.02.17 One last look – well not really!
Tuesday, May 30th we went to Dr. Chiasson for the fourth visit to check on my previously ugly elbow which is now much cuter. Last Friday when I went for the third time, it was better but still swollen,hot and painful to touch or move. They drained it again last Friday after much discussion and… Continue reading 06.01.17 Much cuter elbow, MRI, and Bessie the Cow!
Reposted from 2013: The soldiers who serve in our United States Military are the bravest, most giving, honorable, strong, and best men and women I know. The video below is called "So God Made A Soldier" by aspiring Naval Officer Benjamin Morse. It was featured during the 2013 Super Bowl and caught my attention then.… Continue reading 05.29.17 Memorial Day Tribute to the fallen HEROS of the 155th Heavy Brigade Combat Team of the Mississippi National Guard
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - If you've been reading our blog for a while you've probably picked up on the fact that Ann VosKamp's website, A Holy Experience, is one of my favorite source of inspiration and I think very highly of her writing. Today's blog immediately struck me as something young mother's should read. … Continue reading 05.27.17 The real secret sauce when life, parenting, & people are hard, by Ann VosKamp