Monthly Archives: June 2010


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B “Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.” “I do not pray for success; I ask for faithfulness.” “We need to find God, and He cannot be found in noise and restlessness.  God is the friend of silence.  See how nature – trees, flowers, grass – grows in silence; see the stars, the moon, and the sun, how they move in silence.  We need silence to be able to touch souls.” (photo courtesy)

Thoughtful Thursday




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So…. My 7-year old, Munchkin keeps telling me she is part cat, and meows all the time. It drives me nuts, so I told her I’m taking her to the vet tomorrow to get looked at and taken care of. I thought she knew I was joking until she burst into tears and said “I don’t want an operation so I can’t have kittens!”  (By the way, I promised her we wouldn’t go to the vet as long as she […]

I’m a mean, mean mom




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Well, cool beans, I was recently awarded with the Versatile Blogger Award!  I’m a total sucker for these awards too, in case you don’t remember from last time.:-) Thank you, thank you, THANK YOU to Natalie A. for this honor.  It really, truly, made my day to receive this award, I will accept it very happily and gratefully!!!  By the way, if you like giveaways, be sure to head on over to her blog, as it is chock FULL of awesome […]

Versatile Blog Award




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 My daughter loves, LOVES treasure hunts.  And she loves doing them when friends come over.  In fact, she’s known for them.  We had a gal over today and the very first thing she said to me was “can we do a treasure hunt?”  I was able to say yes because I’d prepared it the night before, but it isn’t always the case! So….if you need something to do, treasure hunts are easy and cheap fun!  I decided that since we […]

Treasure Hunts…a perfect summer activity!