#932 American Pie & Churches.

We went to Ben’s parents’ new house in Newton today since Tom, Allison and Harper were coming down. I love to make pie, so in honor of the upcoming...

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#931 Handy Helper.

It’s really great being married to a man that people can call when they need help. Particularly, automotive help. This afternoon he towed Jim’s Jee...

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#930 The Bus Ride.

After the most agonizingly hot 11 hour bus ride of my life, we’re home.   Home, where the house smells like mangoes and flowers, the floors are c...

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#929 Roll On.

Lake Junaluska volleyball tournament, year 3. We are the Laurel Trucking Company. Which really is just stick-on mustaches and trucker hats, but wha...

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#927 Doing Good.

The theme of this week’s camp is ‘Do Good,’ and even though we heard some (constant) grumbling while these young whippersnappers pulled every weed ...

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#926 Sliding Rock.

Ben’s been here a thousand times since he was little, so he had to share it with the group this year. Sliding Rock is a naturally occurring watersl...

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#924 Gettin’ Ready.

It’s that time of year again! We spent the day getting ready to leave for North Carolina in the morning. Also, got an exciting inquiry from Martha ...

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#923 Third Thursday.

Third Thursdays in Laurel are becoming bigger and bigger. People are starting to really talk about it and I’ll tell you why. 1. The Rusty Chandelie...

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#922 First Day of Summer.

It’s the first day of summer, which makes me very nostalgic. Very. On exactly this same day last year, I was having the same daydreams of being in ...

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#921 Newton.

As Methodist ministers, Ben’s parents have the obligation to move every few years in late June to a new charge. Today we helped them move in to the...

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