Category Archives: Seasons

When Did Summer Grow Old?

Every year, sometime around the end of July, it always surprises me to suddenly realize the days are once more getting shorter. You would think that since I get up at the same time everyday – seven days a week … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Holiday

Today our house is a whirl of activity as my daughter and I cook, clean, and prepare our home for guests. I am looking forward to spending the holiday with my all of my children – including my son who … Continue reading

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Blessings

A friend posted this quote by C.S. Lewis on Facebook today, “ A landscape, a symphony, a meeting with friends…. Our Father refreshes us on the journey but will not encourage us to mistake them for home.” It is one … Continue reading

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Flying South and Avoiding Winter

There is no gift more beautiful to me than the unfolding of an autumn day as the sun breaks on frosted fields and warms away the chill of early morning. This morning I awoke humming, “Count Your Blessings”, an old … Continue reading

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Autumn Joy

What a glorious autumn day; October ushers in some of the most beautiful days of the year with bright mums, colorful leaves, glorious sunrises, sunny days, and breath-taking sunsets. The beauty of this season fills my heart with gratitude and … Continue reading

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Long Shadows

I look out on the long shadows of early evening and I am reminded that the longest days of summer are drawing to a close. It always occurs to me sometime around the first of August that the days are slowly getting shorter.  … Continue reading

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Suffering

The first year our home school group offered drama, my daughter was 10 and eager to perform. She had been in ballet performances when she was younger and she couldn’t wait to join the drama group with her closest friends, … Continue reading

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