I have a son in the Navy. This Memorial Day season you read lots and lots about supporting our troops and veterans. American Pride – Go USA – Red White and Blue Power and so forth. I want to share with you what it really feels like to have a son committed to serving our country.
This past week has been very rough. As a mother of adult sons, it is important to keep close tabs on my feelings and emotions. But this week that has been a little difficult.
I’ve never been very good at taking risks. When Big Jon and I first met he was in the grocery business and he dreamed of one day owning a grocery store. That was really scary to me. The expense, the responsibility, the commitment, the risk. It seemed like too much. I was very afraid of taking that kind of risk…. Read More
Maybe you haven’t heard the news but Favorite First Born proposed last week. Woot Woot! Big Jon and I are so excited that he has found a beautiful, Godly young woman to share his life with. 🙂 Plus, what fun! Another wedding!
Well I am already behind. In general I try to ask myself, “Behind what?” but in this case I am truly behind. Sweet Bailey over at Brave Love Blog is hosting a super thing called The Blog-tember Challenge. Each day she gives a writing prompt and you write about it. Sounds simple enough except I already missed September 1st! 🙂… Read More
One of the most frustrating thing about boys is that they are not girls. As a woman I know about girls – I’ve been one my whole life! I know how girls think, how we react, I know the secret language we use where the words we say aren’t really what we mean. Don’t even try to deny it ladies,… Read More