First Greetings

First Greetings

“Whoever blesses his neighbor with a loud voice, rising early in the morning, will be counted as cursing.” Proverbs 27:14 A number of years ago, when I had a newborn and a toddler, my preschooler went through a season of barging into our room around 3:00 or 4:00 in...
One Way Ticket

One Way Ticket

“It is better to live in a desert land than with a quarrelsome and fretful woman.” Proverbs 21:19 A few of us females in the house, by shrewd observation and naturopathic testing, have come to discover that certain foods are a diabolical enemy to our mood and...
Half Spent

Half Spent

“So teach us to number our days that we may get a heart of wisdom.” Psalm 90:12 I’m back. Though some of you (read: my mother) were waiting with great anticipation for a blog post last Wednesday, the silence was well-spent with my four favourite people in the world. ...
Speech Matters – When My Words are Harsh

Speech Matters – When My Words are Harsh

“A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh words stirs up anger.” Proverbs 15:1   Today I’m speaking to what may be a secret shame for many women.  Especially wives & mothers.  (So if you read any posts in this series, please read this one.) I’ve seen it in...
A Kept Woman

A Kept Woman

“Do not forsake [wisdom] and she will keep you; love her, and she will guard you.” Proverbs 4:6 My husband had a big date this weekend but it wasn’t with me.  I was simply the photographer who got leftover squash soup for dinner.  But I didn’t mind because the lucky...