Hymns For Him Down Memory Lane

images (3)     My mom’s family loved to sing together.  Some of my best memories were of all of us around the organ that my grandmother played.  We sang a lot of Southern Gospel and a lot of Christmas Carols as well.  Who could help but love music growing up in our family?  My grandfather was still singing even as his body was failing him.  I am sure he and my grandma are having a good old time in heaven singing for Him.   Continue reading

52 WEEKS OF GRATITUDE CHALLENGE . . . FAMILY

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     Ours is probably not as close as we should be.  It’s simply a fact of life.  We all have our own schedules and not a whole lot of effort  for family maintenance by any member.  We don’t dislike anybody.  It’s simply a matter of time.  However, when we do get together….
well, some may think there is a reason why we don’t get together often.  The world simply is not ready for that type of madness and insanity. Continue reading

Tuckaway!

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 We got there earlier than expected, so we settled down to enjoy the scenery.  The property sits on a hill so it was very windy…. and a little cold.   What I love about it though is all the evergreens.
     Today was the annual reunion for my mother’s family.  My son, youngest daughter and I left early this morning for the road trip..  Unfortunately the weather did not look very promising.

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