What makes YOU great?

I have been sitting at my laptop for the last hour or so working on a Jr. High Sunday School lesson for tomorrow ( yes, I waited to the last minute to prepare!……And yes I actually enjoy teaching Jr. High age kids!). The lesson is mostly about the disciples bickering about who is the greatest…

Shocking conversation overheard one recent morning

SportTman – “Mom, can I wear a tie to school today with this shirt?” Mom – ( choking on coffee, wondering if the coffee stain on my shirt will dry clear?) “Wh…What’s that honey….you want to wear a tie to school today?” SportTman -” Yeah, do you think Daddy’s Eagles tie would match this (…

Welcome new blogging friends!

Over Christmas break I spent some time blog hopping and found several new blogs that I am enjoying. So it’s time to update my blogroll with some new blog friends, so let me introduce them…….. Still His Girl – Love this girls sense of humor! Living to Tell the Story – I just added this…

Survival of the Crock-Pot fittest

Hello my name is Sandy and I am a busy mom………. I have trouble getting a good dinner on the table, every night. I am a working mom, I am tired at night, I don’t feel like cooking. I need help, I need support……. My one key to survival appears to be the trusty, old…

About 18 years ago……..

Shortly after hubby and I were married a friend offered to sell us a nice waterbed set for $100. At the time we were thrilled, the frame was lovely, with a beautiful, maple, lighted headboard. Our friend even came and helped us assemble the the frame, and set up the waterbed. 18 years ago, we…

A snippet of a mom’s life

At this very moment I am eating these delicious multi grain tortilla chips and salsa cooking chili for dinner writing one of my student’s IEP’s doing a load of laundry ( actually the only time I am not doing laundry is when I am sleeping, but even then I am probably folding the laundry in…

Moments of quiet

The worship leader at our church gave my hubby one of those little books that are easy to read, full of lots of spiritual insight, all confined with in 167 pages. As soon as he was finished it, I quickly confiscated it and started reading it also. The book is “The Way I Was Made,”…

Christmas break is officially over…..

The alarm rang at 5:45am this morning, it was tough getting up and getting back to school. I need coffee, was my first thought. But my second thought was, I need Jesus! I need the Lord to walk with me through this life. It seems when you are a teacher your life revolves around the…

My dryer must be broken!

I have noticed that all of my pants seem to have shrunk recently.  I am wondering if the heat setting on my dryer needs to be adjusted?  Funny how no one else in the family seems to be complaining, I will have to investigate as to why this is happening.