Monthly Archives: December 2010

White Christmas

Just like a Norman Rockwell painting… This was the scene as we awoke Christmas morning.  We knew there was about a 50 percent chance we might get some snow, but I don’t think anyone in our neck-0-the woods ever dreamed of seeing anything like this.  The newspaper reported it has been over 70 years since […]

Merry Christmas

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace…”  Rom. 15:13

Visit with Santa

Walt rolls off a long list of items he’d like to have for Christmas.  Topping the list is a camo 4-wheeler with a shovel.  I believe it’s time to start hiding Daddy’s Bass Pro Shop catalogues…the little guy discovered they have a special toy section. These two had quite a conversation going. When Santa removes […]


So I really thought I’d have lots of leisurely time on my hands while I’m off this week.  Time to sit and catch up on stacks of unread magazines.  Time to prop my feet up and do a little blogging. But with all the cookie decorating, waiting in line for the mall Santa (who decided […]


At this moment I’m most thankful for a day of absolutely NOTHING to do.  It’s raining outside, the boys are playing, Anna Katherine is sleeping in, and Shannon is recovering from the flu (or some similar virus that wakes us both at 1:00 a.m. due to violent shakes from fever).  I’ve decided to spend this […]