Learning with Lauri

Last Saturday, I was able to have the opportunity to host a “Learning with Lauri” party through Tryazon. I discovered Tryazon while looking for some new ideas to have fun play dates for families with kids in my “Kid Room” at work. This was the first party I was selected to host and it was a great process. […]

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Blessings in Disguise

I woke up in one of those moods. That kind where people ask if you got up on the wrong side of the bed bad moods. I was not happy about anything. I had nothing to wear (aka: I couldn’t find the shirt I really wanted to wear). The kids weren’t listening to me, we […]

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When Joy Comes in the Night

They say joy comes in the morning. So, all day long I kept looking for my joy. But I couldn’t find it. The sun was bright. The day was hot. The joy was gone. But. God is so faithful. It always amazes me just how faithful God is to me. It probably shouldn’t surprise me […]

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Feeling Uninvited

I love social media. I tend to try and find the positive in most everything in life – and social media is no exception. People complain about the lack of face to face contact they believe it promotes – I say it brings connections that could never happen face to face. I hear complaints that […]

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Eulogy For My Dad

Ecclesiastes 3:1-15 (NLT) For everything there is a season,     a time for every activity under heaven. 2 A time to be born and a time to die.     A time to plant and a time to harvest. 3 A time to kill and a time to heal.     A time to tear down and a time to build up. […]

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As I’ve been experiencing what it is like to be a daughter losing her dad to CHF (congestive heart failure) I’ve been thinking more and more about Heaven. As I’ve been telling my boys what’s to come and what’s going on with their Grandpa it has been a blessing beyond measure to be able to […]

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