It is not unusual for Southern California to experience a weather condition known as a “Santa Ana” this time of year. This condition brings soaring temperatures and low humidity to our normally near-perfect world. So, while the calendar says that it is Fall, the thermometer says it is Summer. It is often hard to get [Continue Reading …]
Faith & Family
This is why I do what I do. . . . because of my faith and for my family. My hope is that you will find inspiration here that will help you in your daily journey through life.
God shed his grace on thee . . . It’s officially summer on the Homestead. The girls are here, the days are full, and so is grandma’s heart. With the addition of the littlest mermaid this year – summer gardening has come to a near halt – but to see the joy in the face [Continue Reading …]
2017 has been an interesting year for us. The year began with the passing of my dad. The return of health challenges for me – and Dave taking work out of state have rounded it off to this point. In between, there have been trips to be with family, a house full of guests, weddings [Continue Reading …]
It’s finally here! Halloween! The excitement here is not over candy or costumes, jack-o-lanterns or trick-or-treating. It is over this family tradition – Witches Brew (Quick Bean Soup)! This soup has been a Halloween tradition in my family for more than 50 years. As kids, my mom began serving this to us on Halloween – [Continue Reading …]
Be still . . . . and know that I am God. Psalms 46:10 Happy Sabbath, Kathy