White Sands National Monument, in New Mexico, was simply AMAZING. My family and I have been wanting to visit it every since we moved to El Paso. With the high winds dying down a bit we finally jumped on the opportunity to visit and we were not disappointed. The sand dunes were so powdery white that Alexis… Continue reading Our Trip to White Sands National Monument
My family and I travel frequently and we often find ourselves in beautiful situations. After long consideration, I have finally decided to try my hand at photography. Thanks to my wonderful husband for believing in me so much that he purchased my first Canon Rebel for me! I am beyond excited to begin this new… Continue reading Photography
Tell me! What motivates you? What do you think about when you get up in the morning that gets you out of bed? I think about my daughter, my husband, and the life that I want us all to have. I think about the people that don't have a roof over their heads, the people… Continue reading What Motivates you?
I was 10 years old, scared, and sitting in the hallway of a single wide trailer. It was dark, the wind was beating up against the outside walls, and the windows were whistling. The breaker fuse had blown like it usually did when it stormed. My parents were listening to the battery powered radio trying… Continue reading Testimony of Faith: Childhood
Sometimes we forget to “Be still.” Sometimes we forget that HE is there. He is always reaching for us. He loves us in His entirety. Let us BE STILL and wait. In time He will reveal what is pure, what is great, and what is perfect for us.
A little Christian humor to get the day started
Visiting his grandparents, a small boy opened the big family Bible.
He was fascinated as he looked through the old pages. Suddenly, something fell out. He picked it up and found that it was an old leaf that had been pressed flat between the pages.
“Mama, look what I have found,” he called out.
“What have you got there, dear?” his mother asked.
With astonishment in his voice, the boy answered, “I think that it’s Adam’s underwear!”
A preacher was completing a temperance sermon.
With great expression he said, “If I had all the beer in the world, I’d take it and throw it into the river!”
The congregation nodded their approval.
With even greater emphasis he added, “And if I had all the wine in the world I’d take it and throw it into the river, too!”
The people clapped and were saying “Amen”.
And then finally, he…
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4 am hugs goodbye The toddler pees the bed Have few friends because I'm shy Thinking hurts my head Waiting for a call Baby has a fever Look at her sweet face How can he leave her? Laundry needs folding Dishes piled up Grocery shopping is horrific Can't find a sippy cup … Continue reading ODE TO The Military Wife