Yup, my title pretty much sums up my year. 2017 was a challenge in so many ways. I’m going to spend a few minutes just writing and remembering. I don’t want any of these lessons to be wasted (and have to be relearned in 2018!) Yup, I must be at the “difficult” age that society … Continue reading the challenge of 2017
My mother called me from her hospital room tonight. She sounds happy and peaceful, and I was thrilled to hear her voice. You see, I am 2,700 miles away from her, across this vast land, and cannot call her! The reason I can’t call her, is that the only time she turns her cellphone … Continue reading Mother
Looking at Psalm 1 this morning, I noticed something I had never seen before. Verse three says this, “He will be like a tree, firmly planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in its season. And its leaf does not wither . . . ” (NASB) Clearly it’s talking about the person whose … Continue reading What! No Fruit?
I’ve been making this for years. My family loves it. It’s the perfect snack to munch on when you’re waiting for dinner or just want a little bit of protein anytime! Ingredients: 8 ounces Cream Cheese … Continue reading Party Cheese Ball
Please pray for Heather today, as she drives home to Georgia, from Wisconsin, with some college friends. This is a really big deal for me. God is so good and has blessed her time there, and kept us close across the miles! This pic was taken a long time ago, with a film-in camera, in … Continue reading Baby Girl coming home!
I should be doing a great many things, right now. Tomorrow is December 1rst, after all, and Christmas is coming. I’m participating in a Christmas Parade on Friday, and my music recital for my students is on Saturday. Yes, there are a great many things I could be doing now. But stop a moment. … Continue reading Where’s Wally?
2 pkg. frozen broccoli spears 1 Cup Grated Cheese or More 2 Cans Cream of Chicken Soup 1 cup crushed … Continue reading Tchula Chicken Divan
Pie Crust: Mix together 2 cups white flour and 1 teaspoon salt. Add 1/2 cup vegetable oil and keep folding until coated with oil. It should be well soaked and crumbly. Pour 1/3 cup of water over and let sit for a minute or two. Fold over again (DO NOT KNEAD) then … Continue reading Brenda’s Amazing Apple Pie
Yes, Yes, Yes! Finally the day has arrived. I have not been very patient. I want to shout about what God has taught me, and about His greatness to the ends of the earth! My book now shows up on Amazon when you search for it, and will be for sale in just … Continue reading Unwavering – Step into the Adventure