Author Archives: Lisa

Cow Tongue and Toothpaste…

I recently had the opportunity to do storytime for a bunch of kids in grades 4-6, as part of my churches AWANA program.View full post »

Extreme Couponing . . .

I don’t know anyone who does that. Do you? From what I can tell on TV, extreme couponing is a full-time job.View full post »

What’s in a word?

Hummmmmm… let’s see. How about this word – work. Work: activity in which one exerts strength orView full post »

Gimme a V. . . V

Gimme a O L U N T E E R!! I have opportunity to work closely with many volunteers. Volunteers are priceless. Seriously.View full post »

Happy Birthday!

Birthdays are such milestones. For some people, birthdays mean the same as what New Years Day means for others. You knowView full post »

Fun, and Relationships…

Last year, when I was in High School (aaaaaahahahahahahaha – just kidding ya). How about this, last century, whenView full post »

Them…

I read this last week. It spoke to me. So, I share it with you :o) Deuteronomy 31: 1-6 “So Moses went and spokeView full post »

Here, or there…

You’ve been here before – at the place where your mind races faster than your fingers can type, or yourView full post »

Happy Father’s Day…

Alvin Sydney Frankland That’s my dad’s name.When he was the age of this picture, he called himself, “View full post »

One of These Things. . .

…is not like the others. My two sisters both enjoy devouring cook books. I mean – sit and read them like aView full post »

Antiquing. . .

On Saturday morning, my daughter Nicole and I, along with Lisa and Mom, began our adventure in the gorgeous sunshine,View full post »

What amazes me is. . .

women’s ability to multitask. They can braid hair while talking on the phone and making lunches.They plan birthdayView full post »

It’s not Thanksgiving, but. . .

I’m trying to live in an attitude of thanks these days.That isn’t always easy for me. How about you? You seeView full post »

Mom…

Proverbs 31: 28b Her children rise up and bless her; (NASB) Her children respect and bless her; (MSG) Her childrenView full post »

What’s in it for us… ?

I don’t know about you – but I like to know all I can about events that are billed as events specific to andView full post »

Easter – in a word, or two…

Road. Dark. Stars. Shadows. Four. Sandals. Robes. Quiet. Suspense. Grove. Trees. Alone. Questions. Anguish. “View full post »

The Sammie story…

A couple weeks ago my sister and her family went to Florida for some vacation time. As is true for any of us, planningView full post »

Come on Spring – think you can…

I have a little, antique stand at the bottom of my stairs. It always houses a seasonal decoration, or two, that make meView full post »

Are you part of a team…?

Someone shared these “team” thoughts with me and some of my friends. I share them with you.If you are partView full post »

Some of my Favs…

Two unsuspecting friends. I will never see a bicycle again, and not think of India. A window on a flower museum weView full post »

A World Away… part 4

Before I share my journal with you today I want to remind you that tomorrow is your last chance to leave a comment on aView full post »

A World Away… part 3

Tuesday, Feb 15Our second day of training. The ladies are reserved. I so wish I knew them well, and they knew me.SamView full post »

A World Away… part 2

Sunday, Feb 12I slept with the TV on BBC World News. A bit nervous last night for some reason. I woke up to the soundsView full post »

A World Away… part 1

Well, just over one week ago I arrived back in Canada – from a trip to India that was truely amazing. I worked atView full post »