Oh, Yes You ARE!


There is something I truly know, without a doubt, no matter your circumstances...you are LOVED! Spent time reminiscing with friends and family earlier today about Valentine's Day during our early school days.  What I seem to remember most is that no matter what the "rules" were, there were ALWAYS children who broke them and excluded the children they didn't like, or who were "different" (aren't Continue Reading

Crazy Good Deal on a Beautiful Hurricane Set (Update)


*Update: I just received my new sleeves already. The catalog shots are a little misleading. The color of the year-round sleeves is actually the same as the Nativity sleeves. Here's a pic* I have received many compliments on my Nativity Hurricane set the last 2 years, so when they are 50% off at DaySpring and now come with interchangeable sleeves for year-round use it's a deal that's just too good Continue Reading

Valentine’s Every Day


I’m one of those weird people that isn’t that crazy about Valentine’s Day…it’s kind of like Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Grandparent’s Day, etc., etc., etc.  I realize it keeps those who work for greeting card companies, florists and jewelry stores employed and that’s a good thing.  But love, parents, grandparents and the like are supposed to be practiced, appreciated and celebrated every day {kind Continue Reading

The Gift That Gives Forever {Giveaway Winner Announced}


-{ Well, that was easy! The winner of the $20 DaySpring Giveaway is Ashley H. Congratulations, Ashley! }- One of the greatest things about our celebration of Christmas is that the Gift we celebrate is one that gives and gives through all eternity.  Love came down in the humblest of fashions, in the form of a tiny baby…lived a humble life…died a humble, even humiliating death.  To think that the Continue Reading