Tomorrow’s eclipse is all the rage. The newspaper is full of articles and social media boasts post after post about it. I’ve seen where some people say this eclipse is a sign from God directed to America. Well, I sure can’t tell you whether or not that is true. I do know eclipses have played … More The Solar Eclipse – Is It A Sign From God?
In its 80th year of production, The Lost Colony is the outdoor drama that brings to the stage the story of the English settlement on the Roanoke River whose whereabouts still remain a mystery. My sister, my 2 grandchildren and I had the privilege to relive that time earlier this week. Because my sister and … More Learning From The Past
It’s amazing how we can adjust to change even when we really don’t care for change. Yes, it takes time, but the adjustment does eventually come. As I find myself almost a 6 year widow, I realize my life has taken on its own rhythm. Most days I am happy as a clam … More Wading Through This Life
We rode and rode and rode! It seemed like we would never get to our destination. I questioned if it was even worth my time. Being a lousy traveler– think motion sickness–didn’t help even a little bit. But we did finally arrive and yes, it was worth it!!!! My excitement mounted as we drove the … More Shortening My Bucket List
Never count a tough man out! Just a few weeks ago, we were anticipating life without our dad. He was so very low physically and mentally. He had given up and told 2 different doctors he was ready for the Lord to take him home. He was barely eating and his blood pressure was extremely … More It Ain’t Over Til It’s Over!
On February 20th, our dad turned 87 years old. That’s not all that unusual these days, but it wasn’t that long ago people only lived for an average of 40 years. The Bible even says man is given 3 score and 10 years which would be 70. So we consider ourselves extremely blessed to still have … More Honor Thy Father
One of Les’ prized possessions was the 1955 International pickup truck that had once belonged to my daddy’s business. This old truck and I are the same age. In fact, Daddy had just begun his career at Kinston Wheel Aligning Service when the then owner purchased this vehicle, bright, shiny and brand new. To us, … More Family Heirloom