What a nice day it has been. I've accomplished a lot in the kitchen, since I have a good bit of zucchini that I need to preserve or use up. I made a batch of zucchini pasta and have frozen several bags of zucchini to use in bread at a later date. I've also dried … Continue reading I’ve Decided to Avoid Large Stores
Hey, friends. How have you been doing? Like, really? I know that I have been busy. Super busy. And tired. We mustn't forget that, ha! While I usually post articles a couple of weeks after I write them, this is me speaking in real time. Life has been interesting lately, hasn't it? And while I … Continue reading The Time to Prepare is Now
His alarm sounded at 5:30 am this morning. My husband had to arrive at the parking lot near his office by 6:30. A table should be waiting for him outside, containing a test and face shield. No one else will be there. That's the point. Unvaccinated, he has been deemed too much of a health … Continue reading How Can I Support My Husband Through This?
I've been quiet here, yet again. Things have been strange lately. I honestly feel like I've been transported to a strange opposite world, where my understanding of life totally conflicts with others. At least, that's what the media tells me. My husband is facing a vaccine mandate at his job. Is he in healthcare, you … Continue reading Facing a Vaccine Mandate
It has been a discouraging week, ladies. The presidential election of 2020 is all that is in the news right now, and I must admit that I've been waiting to hear the results with bated breath.Politics is not "my thing." I truly trust that it is the Lord is who puts our rulers in place, … Continue reading How Did We Get Here?
As a mom, I usually thought I was pretty prepared for what the world threw at me. But I never expected a pandemic!We are about 7+ months in now, and I feel like I'm bombarded with new questions every day.Should I sign my kids up for violin or not?What to do about birthday dinners?Should we … Continue reading What’s a Mom to do During a Pandemic?
Yesterday, my heart felt incredibly heavy while we were scurrying around, getting ready for the day. My young children were chattering, happy and mostly oblivious to what is going on in our world right now. We stay at home as much as we can, but my husband and I darted into Lowe's for a second … Continue reading My Heart is Heavy
Life right now is...different. I'm sure so many of you can understand as we navigate the current worldwide pandemic. Never in a million years would I have guessed that life would someday look as it does right now. We are living through history. I'm so sorry that I haven't posted in a while. Besides caring … Continue reading Life During Quarantine