I’ve been going out each day to sit for awhile on the porch swing to observe nature. All creation calls me to join in praise to God.
I find beauty in the rain. Sunny days are great, but rainy days bring refreshment. I feel relaxed, enjoying the sound of heavy raindrops. There is beauty in the water droplets settling on the trees.
Sometimes my secret place is the desk in the bedroom. Other times it’s outside by the fire ring. This evening it was on my front porch swing.
It is time for the May edition of The Simple Woman’s Daybook. Here I show you glimpses of my day which may or may not be typical. Some weeks I find myself going out every day. Others I am able to spend more time at […]
JOURNALING WITH PURPOSE Art journaling has become not only a source of relaxation, it gives me a creative way to express what is in my heart. One of my favorite ways to create is collage. When I put words on a collage I […]
As a tribute to moms I’d like to share a poem I wrote about my mother. Full of love, she gave of herself sacrificially for her children.
Everyone wants to be included somewhere, unless they prefer to be hermits. I have learned through the years that as human beings we need community, not just with like-minded people.
I love the freshness and brightness of spring with all the new leaves and blossoms and fruit. The bright sunny days bring joy and inspiration.
My prayer is and always has been that my children would love and trust God and want to follow Him. God has given me a large family of seven kids and now fourteen grandchildren. [bctt tweet=”Along the way we have had other young people in […]