Tag: blessings

blessings piled high

Mother’s Day 2005:  I was beginning to think that maybe being a mom was something for me.  Up until this point, I wasn’t sure that I really wanted any kids at all!  I taught middle school kiddies all day, and by the end of a day was ready for a kid-free zone at home.  But …

Wordless Wednesday: Julianne!!

blessing or curse?

This is an old Portuguese story: There was an old man who lived in a tiny village.  Although poor, he was envied by all for the beautiful white horse he owned.  Even the king coveted his treasure.  People offered fabulous prices for the steed, but the old man always refused. “This horse is not a …