Do you remember, back in the day, when kids loved running and jumping in piles of leaves? When it wasn't against most city ordinances for a home owner to burn those piles?
She brings joy and light to me every Wednesday. Every week it's a new holy moment with her, a new gift that I don't deserve.
Dear Reader, is there someone in your world who blesses you with each encounter? Someone the Lord seemingly dropped into your universe, unbidden, but more than welcome?
Dear Reader, I hope memes for my word, NEVERTHELESS, are meaningful to you this year. I'd love to share a little more about my personal one word for 2019, Nevertheless.
Do you have much in common with your in-laws, Dear Reader? For years, I was afraid that the only thing I shared with my mother-in-law was our last name.
After being in the family for over five years, my mother-in-law shared a gift with me that has become a simple pleasure for me.
The restaurant was getting busy on a Saturday evening. Our impromptu family dinner was hectic as usual. She handed me the gift bag, but I was distracted. A holy moment with my daughter....and I missed it.
Have you seen the weighted blankets that came out for the gift-giving season? Why didn't these simple pleasures hit the market sooner?
Having worked with kids for years, I learned that some children respond well to wearing a weighted vest. Somehow it seems to soothe them. If you deal with RLS (restless leg syndrome) like me...
I don't gamble, smoke, or drink, at least not alcoholic, but I love my sweet tea! I consider it an indulgence, but Dear Reader, it's not the tea, it's about something very precious, a simple pleasure.
You could have knocked my socks off!
Tom and I learned in Political Science that bureaucracy could be called the "fourth branch of government", and is definitely the most powerful. Think IRS, insurance companies, DMV...
Hi, my name is Alice. A Way with Words is about sharing faith,
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