Tx Fall Home And Garden Show 2015

Tx Fall Home And Garden Show 2015

A Bi-Annual Family Event When my oldest daughter started working this month, I lost my ‘event’ buddy. There were things we did together every year. The Spring Home & Garden Show, MOM EXPO, Fall Home & Garden Show, a summer road trip with her four children – these were things we always did together – every […]

9-11 Never Forget

“Where Were You When the World Stopped Turning?” These lyrics are from the song Alan Jackson wrote immediately after the attacks on the United States on that awful day fourteen years ago. I was sitting at the front desk of Parrot Ice Drink Products. Someone came up from the back and said I should turn […]

Wordless Wednesday At The Zoo

Wordless Wednesday At The Zoo

Houston Zoo Here are just a few pictures from our trip to the Houston Zoo in July. We had promised the boys we would go as part of vacation. Jellyfish A silly chimpanzee Eastern Giant Eland Piranha Rhino’s soaking in the cool mud on a hot summer day at the zoo. It was a very […]

Mia Bella And SHEBA® – Love At First Bite

Mia Bella And SHEBA® – Love At First Bite

SHEBA® = More Protein and No Fillers *This post is sponsored by Vocalpoint and SHEBA®. All opinions are my own. When Vocalpoint contacted me about trying SHEBA® cat food, I had to say yes. Why? Because I’ve bought a few cans of SHEBA® cat foods before, as treats for my kitties. I knew that they would […]

Where The Heck Have You Been?!

Where The Heck Have You Been?!

Surgery or Not? First I need to apologize to everyone. I’ve been extremely absent. Now that I can actually sit in a chair for an extended period of time, I am back to tell you why! I have been diagnosed with sciatica. It is a very painful condition that must be ‘managed’. Yeah, there really […]

Inspiration Through Trash Sculpture

Inspiration Through Trash Sculpture

SeaWorld®, Washed Ashore, and Trash Sculptures Our vacation to SeaWorld® was such a wonderful experience. We learned so much and had so much fun! Some of the most inspirational things we saw were these amazing sculptures made by the Washed Ashore Project (Art To Save The Sea) organization. The Washed Ashore organization collects debris that has washed up […]

Fracking Chemicals in the Water!!

Can I Say, “I Told You So”? I knew this would happen. Did you see in the news not long ago that they have found chemicals in the water systems along the Barnett Shale that are congruent with fracking? When they started talking about fracking, I told my husband it would cause problems, and could […]

Rain, Faith and Prayer

Rain, Faith and Prayer

And Rain Fell Upon The Earth Forty Days and Forty Nights. Genesis 7:12 This story is not about the Great Flood that is talked about in Genesis. It is about what we were afraid would be our ‘Great Flood’. The story I am about to tell has so many lessons in it for me. Lessons about negativity, and lessons about leaning […]

Friday At The Farm – Spring 2015 Photos

Friday At The Farm – Spring 2015 Photos

Spring 2015 Photos from the Farm Well, it’s definitely Spring here at the farm. A fine blanket of yellow powder covers everything, and there are ducks, chickens and geese chasing each other willy-nilly everywhere. My whole family awakens each morning with itchy, puffy eyes, and sneezes to start the day. The pollen will cover everything […]

Ask in Prayer, Believing, and You Shall Receive

Ask in Prayer, Believing, and You Shall Receive

Matthew 21:22 tells us to Ask In Prayer. “And all things, whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive.” Wednesday, I saw prayer work. Our land sits very close to a creek – Lake Creek. Lake Creek is a tributary of the San Jacinto River. When the San Jacinto floods, Lake Creek rises, […]