Gratefulness…

The other day I was getting ready for bed and got my toothbrush out, put toothpaste on it, brushed my teeth and then put things away in the drawer. Then I went into my bedroom and took my socks off and put them where I usually do, put my glasses on the nightstand, got...

Grad party during Covid-19…

Graduation is an exciting time! The feeling of finally being “done” with school, although you’re never really done learning. The thought of walking across the stage/platform in the presence of your friends and family to receive the much sought after...

Blogspots in waiting…

Often I have more thoughts than I have time to write about them. Our exchange student left one week ago today, and I just wrote about it a few minutes ago. There have been so many things I wanted to write about, but life has been a whirlwind this last week. Trying to...

For the love of Japan

For years I have wanted to host an exchange student from somewhere around the world. I thought that the experience would not only be good for the student, but that it would be a way of “traveling” to another country and culture for my own children. Well,...

Trusting in God’s Plan

Sometimes things don’t go according to our plan and we just need to trust that God has things under control. This is the case for our family this week. We have birthday celebrations a week apart, usual dad to day farm stuff, hubby has to have surgery, our...