David Glen

Mid-October 1987 Ron told me I was pregnant. I was sure he was wrong. So sure that I refused to take time to go get tested. (No, I hadn’t learned true submission yet. Plus I had accounting tests to study for. And I was late for work.) Ron was so sure I was pregnant that…

Happy Birthday David Glen

Mid-October 1987 Ron Duncan told me I was pregnant. I was sure he was wrong. So sure that I refused to take time to go get tested. (No, I hadn’t learned true submission yet. Plus I had accounting tests to study for!) Ron was so sure I was pregnant that he told me to pee…

Older women teach younger women. It's a command. Are you willing?

An Older Woman

We are told in the Bible that older women are to teach younger women. Are you willing to be such an older woman? Do you have an older woman in your life to speak the truth in love to you? I didn’t have such a woman in my life when my kids were little. I wish I had.

Self-care

This is my pug Lyla. Today is Sunday. A great day for self-care. Lyla is very inquisitive. She wants to know what you are doing to take care of your spirit, soul, mind, and body today? She’s napping. And eating. And napping. Then she’ll eat again. She will go outside and play with a ball.…

Hard Trip.

Sometimes life is hard. We had planned a weekend in Chattanooga. Our weekend trip did not turn out as expected. Not at all! Thursday. Late night driving after work. To make second day easier. So we could catch dinner with our kid. We drove seven hours and enjoyed the time talking and traveling together. Second…

New Old SUV

What did we do today? It’s a long story. I’ll try to make it short. The Story of the New Old SUV Early Spring. Dad needed new car. College Girl had old car. College Girl needed different car. Mom bought new old car for College Girl. College Girl smiled. Mom towed old old car home.…

David Ray Duncan

May I tell you a few stories about my brother-in-law David Ray Duncan? He and the rest of the family still call me by my childhood nickname Kandie. He commented on my post Saturday. He is an amazing man. My in-laws Glen and Rita Duncan were great parents, but a huge part of why David…

Engaged!

I’m blowing off the challenge today because… MY BIG BROTHER GOT ENGAGED!!! My brother has never been married. He’s been with Gretchen for a couple of years and I adore her! She is kind, smart, funny, and full of love. I have never wanted him to marry anyone he was dating, but I told him…