A Little Laugh…On Me

Yesterday was quite the day. My son turned 15 and wanted a Brazilian dinner, so I spent the bulk of the day cooking feijoada and pao de queijo (cheese balls), with rice, steamed zucchini and tres leches cake; did a ton of laundry, drove Gabriel (my son) to the DMV to...

Do I Check In With The Boss?

(KJV Romans 12:21) I was listening to some inspirational tapes (yes, they are that old) and there was a lot of good stuff in them that I forgot. I pray all the time. Talking to the Lord in my heart is a habit that I created many years ago. When I am about to do...

Words Are Powerful!

Sometimes we wish we could take back the words we said because we can see on the face of the person we are speaking to, they have just been stabbed with a knife. Sometimes we want to erase something we heard that hurt so bad and it keeps echoing in our thoughts. It...

One of Those Weeks…

Have you ever had one of those weeks that you look at it on Sunday and ask yourself, “how am I going to do it all?” This is one of them. However, I’ve learned something a few years back and it has been so helpful to me on handling myself on those...

Celebrating the 4th of July

In the United States today we celebrate Independence Day. Everyone likes to do fireworks, barbecue, get together with family, parades, parties and really enjoy the day doing fun things. I like to remember the courageous men that got together, and saw the need for...