Category Archives: Parenting

Vengeance is Mine, sayeth the Lord!

Romans 12:19, “Do not take revenge, my friends, but leave room for God’s wrath, for it is written: “It is mine to avenge; I will repay,” says the Lord.” Many years ago, my oldest son wanted terribly to live with … Continue reading

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My Miracle Baby – The Comfort of My Old Age

Eighteen and a half years ago, my husband left me with no money, no income, $20,000 worth of credit card debt, a mortgage in arrears, and in what I then termed, a Crisis Pregnancy. I was 3 months with-child and … Continue reading

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To My Valentine

Today is the last time I will enjoy Valentines Day with my son, Calvin, as a child. In six months he will be a man, an adult. This has been taking my breath away for many months, if not years, … Continue reading

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The “Triple Threat”

For all you theater fans, you know that means the actor that can sing, dance and act. For all you sports fan, you have a favorite player who is fabulous at all three of the skills of running, passing, and … Continue reading

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Funny Stuff that Makes you Laugh

Mom: in the semi-dark of the kitchen gathering dirty towels for the laundry. Teenage Son: comes into the kitchen from the garage, having put the trash out. Teenage Son: notices stealthy movement in the dark corner of the kitchen. Teenage … Continue reading

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The Image of God is Stamped on Your Special Child’s Soul

I just grieved and grieved with each new diagnosis handed down, concerning my special-needs sons, even though, on one hand, it made sense and was a relief to know what we were dealing with. Each time, hearing the proclamation concerning … Continue reading

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