• Cleaning the Living Room or Any Room, With Disabilities

    When one has chronic illness, cleaning is not always easy.  No longer can we jump right up and expect to have the entire house clean in one morning or afternoon.   One has to plan to take breaks, and one of the most important things I have realized is that I have to give myself grace.  It too the entire day to clean just my living room.  Yes, you read that right, just my living room.   You want to know what the sad part is?  I really did not even get to do everything I wanted to do in that room.  I didn’t get the fan, baseboards, pictures or the…

  • Listen, Love, Repeat

    Hi there again, here I am sitting outside on my deck in Southern Maryland in a balmy 60ish degree weather.  I have my sheets hanging on the line and I am sitting underneath my gazebo that my husband put a new roof on.  I thank God every day for my wonderful and amazing hubby. This week I am starting a new Bible Study online over at Proverbs 31.  The book is called Listen, Love, Repeat and it was written by Karen Ehman. The Bible study has a Book, a Study Guide and videos that come with it (they are separate purchases), I ordered the book as a Kindle book and a…

  • The Magnolia Story

      “The Magnolia Story” an autobiography, about Chip and Joanna Gaines, from Fixer Upper on HGTV, is a book that tells the story of their humble beginnings.  Fixer Upper, which broadcasts on the HGTV channel, is a wonderful show, and finding out more about them is a wonderful treat. I chose to listen to audio books while doing chores, driving and waiting on the doctor.  I was pleasantly surprised that Chip and Joanna read their story themselves.  It was a wonderful to hear them tell their story and the inflections on their own words. There are many people who read audiobooks and have a real knack for it.  But there are…