The King of Instruments

As you “long time” readers know, much of modern church music is like fruit for dessert to me:  nice try, but it’s just not working. So, it’s with great pleasure that once a month I am able to depart from that scene and look at this one instead: Yes, my friends, one Sunday each month […]

Hedgie the Hedgehog

Today, I thought I would show you our hedgehog, Hedgie: We have all been fascinated by hedgehogs since reading Jan Brett’s books.  Jan is one of my favorite children’s author/illustrators (check out her website – it’s great!), and she loves hedgehogs.  She tries to sneak a hedgehog into each of her books! My middle daughter […]

My Story Blog Meme

Today, a “My Story” blog meme: Hi, my name is:  Susan Never​ in my life have I been to:  Hmmm, many places – I’ll say California. I hate it when:​  it’s a day with no mail. If you’re gonna​ talk smack​ about​ me: I am cracking up as I type this because I would never […]

Doll Beauty Pageant

Today I present to you … a Doll Beauty Pageant!  Yesterday was a snow day (7″ here) and school was closed, which the girls love.  Thankfully my girls play together really well, and I love seeing the creative things they come up with. They decided to put on a doll beauty pageant.  I heard them […]