Category Archives: tender thoughts

celebration of great men

  this weekend, not only were we able to celebrate father’s day we were able to celebrate & honor the 10View full post »

choose joy

 i think i’ve always been a relatively cheerful person. gosh, as soon as i typed that, i thought…. is thatView full post »

does god smile at me?

thank each of you that fb messaged, emailed and commented yesterday. i climbed into bed last night exhausted and reallyView full post »

the greatest of these is love

  my girl came home yesterday  after wrapping up a superb freshman year at UGA. {that’s her very cool littleView full post »

the simple grandeur of the every day

please come visit me today at Kimberly Taylor’s blog Life on Blackberry Farm  i have the honor of guest postingView full post »


“Courage is not the absence of fear,  but rather the judgment that something is more important than fear.  TheView full post »

a story of compassion for the broken hearted

“On June 10th 1991, my life was “forever changed”. It was on that day that I was given one of the mostView full post »

all for your splendor….a letter for emily

last night the above image showed up on my instagram while dan & i were at a meeting. when we came home he wentView full post »

Good Friday , Good Friends

THANK YOU! so many of you have reached out to check on brinkley. what a loyal loving group of friends you are &  iView full post »

sweet boy & good friday

yesterday afternoon caroline & i headed over to athens. we were hooking up with savannah and three of her bestView full post »

a conviction, a cause & a sponsor

i can’t remember the first time i ran across the Noonday Collection but i do remember vividly  the day i felt aView full post »

a little bit of the story of us….

  i’m thinking there were some that doubted we should marry. yet, i know there were some that felt it would be aView full post »

once upon a time…

once upon a time there was a mommy who had three little girls the mommy fell in love with a very handsome man the veryView full post »

grace for the poor planner

i think i’ve shared with ya’ll  my inadequacies when it comes to executing a meal plan. i’mView full post »

you’re aleady amazing

 i just finished  reviewing a book for Revell, a division of Baker Publishing group named  “You’reView full post »