The first time I heard The Candy Cane Story, I thought it was a pretty good way to present Jesus as the Good Shepherd. It seems to be pretty popular now as you can find most anything on the internet these days. However, if you have never heard it you can read the story below. The […]
Brazil is an interesting place and we enjoyed our visit very much. Below are some interesting things that I observed while visiting Brazil. If you click on each picture, it will be enlarged. Public Cemetery The public cemetery is free, but don’t plan on visiting your loved one’s graveside after three years. The graves are […]
Over Christmas, I had some ginger ale left after a party. It was going a little flat and I wanted to enhance the flavor a little so decided to add some ginger to it to give it a little more gingery, spicy, snappy flavor. I just added a teaspoon or so (I am not really […]
You find something ‘festive’ that you would like to slip into. It seems a little small, but you’re QUITE SURE that in recent years, You’ve worn this size. So, you work with it… You try it on different ways….. From different angles you examine yourself. Finally, you admit that it does feel “A LITTLE TIGHT.” […]
Name the Christmas Carols is a game similar to Name that Tune. The only difference is that all Christmas Carols are used. It’s a fun game and a whole group can be included. You could play at at a ladies meeting, a youth fellowship, a family Christmas get together or anywhere. NAME THE […]
Have you ever had to come up with a unique idea for Thanksgiving? This is something you could use in your Children’s Church, or King’s Kids, or even in a family event. Here is a Freebie for you if you would like to use it? While teaching Kings Kids, we were asked to have our […]
Teaching music to a couple of my grand children is fun, a privilege, and sometimes a challenge. The other day, my grandson, Kade, came to his lesson and brought me a whole bunch of notes. They all said the same thing – “Thank You for being my teacher.” His mom said, why don’t you just […]
I love to laugh. Recently a friend shared some of these cartoons on facebook so I thought I would add them to my fun stuff. Enjoy!
Well, snow is on the way soon here in North Carolina. Did you get your milk and bread – ha! Seems like that is what they do here in the south. Watch out grocery stores! They all flock in and empty the shelves with the bread and the cooler with the milk. It’s kind of […]
Well, which one would you choose? Should I get a dog? OR . . . 2. Should I have children? I don’t know where I came across this, but I had to post it. It was so cute and really true to life. We do need to be careful in the choices we make in life. […]
Someone shared this on face book and I thought it was so good. Just wanted to share it here. Keep it up homeschooling moms! You’re doing a great job!
Roaring Falls Affiliate Links included in this post (full disclosure) If you like waterfalls, then Roaring Falls should be added to your list. It is an easy enough hike for Grandma to take and is quiet and relaxing. If you are in the western NC mountains traveling the Blue Ridge then Roaring Falls won’t be […]