Listen to Mama Bird

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Early one morning, I put the dogs out in the backyard so I could get ready for my day. They had been just a bit too eager for the day to begin and I had not yet had coffee. A bit later, I came back to let them inside for breakfast, and all but Sadie came. She was intently watching something by the back fence. After we got her inside, we noticed that the “something” Read More …

Not Nice, Nana

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Recently I had the opportunity to bake banana bread with my granddaughter, Charley Kay. Her parents were away at a youth event with their church, so Nana and Pop Pop were called up for service! We are always excited when we get to spend time with the baby and we wanted to make every moment count.   Per her request, Charley Kay wanted to make banana bread with Nana during our time together. So, like Read More …

A Lesson from Jessie

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When my children were younger, we decided it was a good thing to adopt a pet for them. We wanted them to develop their love for animals and learn responsibility. I was not prepared for the emotions we would go through, however, as we encountered sickness, death, and plain “sick to death” of some of these pets. Meeko the Cat was the one we desperately needed another home for several years ago, and thankfully she Read More …