The Strength of a Woman

God made women to be strong enough to bear pain, emotional pain and physical pain. Through childbirth, we learn that some of our greatest blessings come through pain. During the hardest trials of our lives, others look at us and … Continue reading

Living with a Cracked Heart

Today we laid my beloved husband’s body to rest. He went home to Jesus on June 26, 2013 at 4:00 a.m. I’m no longer his caregiver. There is a huge crack in my heart where the sorrow within is seeping … Continue reading

A Labor of Love

All the beautiful bushes and plants that make our yard so pretty were planted and tended by my hubby during the past 29 years. Up until three years ago, he could still do some of the gardening chores, but now … Continue reading

Planting and Nurturing

Our yard has been a work in progress. We decided to get rid of the ground cover around the pond, but I didn’t want to add more perennials. I knew hubby was eager to add to the vacant area, so … Continue reading

"Perfect" Weather

This week is unexpectedly beautiful. Sunshine, blue skies, and temps in the mid to high 70s. Perfect weather for my dear hubby. He is enjoying trips to the back yard to do his beloved yard work. While it takes him … Continue reading