2019, Home in Amite

05.09.19 Rain, Rain, Flood in the pond

The rain is far from over here in Tangipahoa Parish in Southern Louisiana.  Right now our pond is way over its banks and for the first time, I'm seeing the flow of rain waters from our neighbor's lands completely cover the land from the fence line to the pond.  The pictures should explain this better… Continue reading 05.09.19 Rain, Rain, Flood in the pond

2017, Home in Hammond

06.15.17 Lightheadedness…………..

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…………..

2017, Home in Amite

06.14.17 Happy Rocks, Smiley Rocks, Patriotic Rocks, Yes ROCKS ROCK ROCKS!!!

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!!!

2017, Home in Hammond, Inspiration for Christians

06.11.17 I’ve never been a member of a church that…………………

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…………………

2017, Home in Amite

06.06.17 Southern Women

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

2017, Home in Amite

06.05.17 “Thank You,” “No problem”: Yes, it’s a BIG problem

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

2017, Home in Amite

06.02.17 One last look – well not really!

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!

Home in Amite

12.27.14 Uh oh, all is not well in paradise!

Just when you thought you might not see Dora and the Explorers showing up in your email box or on Facebook for a couple of days, the big rains came and our new home is anywhere but in paradise right now!! The two pictures below show the view from the side of the pond looking… Continue reading 12.27.14 Uh oh, all is not well in paradise!