Making Room for Dialysis

One of my little projects has been to move the lovely, but HUGE table out of our dining area. This lovely dining table belonged to his grandparents and is part of a set of antique dining furniture. The whole set is beautiful, but that darned dining table is ENORMOUS. It doesn't fit very well in... Continue Reading →

Separating Families at Our Borders

I love my country. I don't always love what our representatives do. Case in point - our immigration policies. We claim to be a Christian country, but yet we are separating one of the most sacred units we have as Christians. Our family units are precious and we should treat EVERYONE'S family unit as such.... Continue Reading →

Memorial Day Prayer

O Judge of the nations, we remember before you with grateful hearts the men and women of our country who in the day of decision ventured much for the liberties we now enjoy. Grant that we may not rest until all the people of this land share the benefits of true freedom and gladly accept... Continue Reading →

Lungs for Life is Getting Married!

Bryan and I have set a date for our wedding!! October 20th. This fall. There's lots of details to work through, but we have a special heart for this particular detail. The wedding registry. We have plenty of stuff. Hear me out. We. Have. Plenty. Of. Stuff. So instead of signing up for a registry... Continue Reading →

Da*n You, Autocorrect

If you want to see me ugly laugh, cry to the point of tears just streaming down my face, snort like a pig with hiccups, then put some autocorrects in front of me. I lose complete control. Every. Single. Time. This was re-posted by a friend and I sure hope this girl leaves this album... Continue Reading →

Mouse in the House

I was sitting on the couch working on an article when suddenly I heard a bit of scratching. Our dog was entrenched firmly in his spot after heedlessly crawling over me to get there.    He was in no mood to move. Then I saw the source of the scratching: We have a mouse in... Continue Reading →

The Power of Friendship

I saw the best story on CBS This Morning a few minutes ago. It was about a band of friends who take care of their mutual friend, Harriet for years. Harriet has multiple sclerosis and is confined to a wheelchair. Five nights a week, her friends rotate shifts. They massage her limbs, they play bridge, and... Continue Reading →

Valentine’s Day

This Valentine's Day marks our third one together. By now, we know the little things that make this day special. This year, Ash Wednesday fell on the same day. We weren't able to make the service, but we did get a chance to go to dinner at Ciao Bella. Happy Valentine's Day to a guy... Continue Reading →

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