#782 I’m okay.

As it turns out, I’m okay! They did the tests today and found that it’s not what they thought, and gave me a medicine to use whenever I have these ...

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#781 Fasting.

Tomorrow I’m having a test run on my stomach which required that I not eat one single crumb of food today. I didn’t think I could do this. But I’m ...

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#780 Sunday Lunch & Anne.

My mom has become the best cook I know. She’s had to fill my grandmother’s role as the head chef of the family in the last 4 years, and as a result...

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#759 Stop Hunger Now.

Today was the 3rd Stop Hunger Now packing at our church and every time I’m amazed by how enthusiastically the members of our church support this mi...

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#758 Popcorn.

Not the tasty buttery kind, but the kind that was blown onto ceilings from the 1950s through the 1980s. Today we scraped every last bit of it off ...

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#757 Self-employed.

Some mornings I wake up feeling overwhelmed by my to-do list. There’s too much to do to waste time curling hair or putting on makeup. There’s laund...

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#756 Martha, Again.

It means almost nothing, and it’s not a big deal, but seeing your name in print in a magazine with this many readers makes you feel like the world ...

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#755 Basketball and Brides.

Two very important and good things happened today. 1. Ben’s first game of church league basketball was tonight. Poor ole FUMC got murdered, but it ...

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#754 Well Tear It Up.

Today we made major progress on the kitchen renovation at the house. Ben spent the morning taking the paneling above the cabinets out, removing the...

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#753 Sew Easy.

Mama taught me how to sew today and we finished up all the dropcloth curtains! I’ve been so intimidated by the sewing machine, and I was happy to f...

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#752 Dinner Theatre.

In high school, I was in showchoir. Every year we had dinner theatre where you sold tickets for a nice sit-down dinner in the school cafeteria with...

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