Isn’t it wonderful to have friends who truly understand you? I found that out last week, when some friends of ours, a missionary family, came to visit us for a couple of days. Their parents went to the same college as my parents did, and they have kids almost the exact same age as all […]Read More Be Comforted Together
I don’t know about you, but I don’t always feel like I have that Christian joy I’m supposed to have. Sometimes I can feel too busy or too tired to be joyful. But what is joy, really? Happiness is untested delight. Joy is delight tested. – Jack Hyles Although the fig tree shall not blossom, […]Read More Quotes about Joy to Uplift You
For my second year of creative writing in 4-H, I wrote a poem to present at the fair. I’ve agonized over these words for quite some time. 🙂 Now, the time has come to share it with you guys! After you read the poem, I would so appreciate it if you would comment and answer […]Read More What Do You Think of my Poem?
Greek food is one of my favorite kinds of food. Salad is a wonderful way to eat all kinds of food. Early summer is one of the best times of the year. Who’s with me? 😉 Then how about a summery Greek salad? This salad was fantastic (even though I had to scarf it down […]Read More Summery Greek Salad
Thanks to everyone who sent me a question for this Q&A! If you missed that post and have a question for me, you can ask in the comments and I will answer. Here we go! Esther asks, “What is your favorite Bible verse to go to during rough times?” I really like the verse Psalm […]Read More Q&A Time | My Answers
Earlier this year, I asked what kinds of posts you guys would like to see on my blog. Two suggestions that you guys liked were a Q&A or a backward Q&A. In a backward Q&A, I ask a question and you answer it in the comments! Here is my question: What is the best thing […]Read More Q&A Time!
Every day, I wear a few different pieces of jewelry (if you could call them jewelry, for there are no jewels involved 😏). Each piece means something to me, so I though I’d share a little about them! I wear a stainless steel sideways cross necklace, and I can’t remember the last time I took it […]Read More What My Daily Jewelry Means to Me
At last, we had a day with excellent conditions for macro flower photography! The air was still, and the light was golden. I hope you enjoy these shots! I had fun taking them, and looking through my lens, I was blessed with a chance to marvel at God’s detailed creation. Each flower is a masterpiece; […]Read More Macro Spring Flowers
Not too long ago, Spotify introduced me to an incredible band called The Gray Havens. The members, Dave and Licia Radford, are a Christian couple who make indie music. I have mentioned before on my blogs that I dislike empty, repetitious Christian music. Well, their songs are nothing like that! ☺ Many of the songs […]Read More One of My New Favorite Bands
Being active is important, especially now that most of us are staying at home! While becoming a couch potato (or chair potato, if you’re working or taking classes 😉) can be tempting, exercising really does lift your mood and help keep you healthy. For me, working out hasn’t changed because I already worked out at […]Read More How to Stay Active While Quarantined