The Victory is Suh-Weet

I had written a post a few weeks ago entitled...Snatching Defeat out of the Hands of Victory.I never posted it because, well, it talked about how My Girl's volleyball team consistently gets to the semi-finals and then completely falls apart. It's not that they don't have talent...they do. This IS travel after all...players are recruited [...]


Anyone else have an interesting nickname or call someone by an interesting nickname? My sister's three children (Andy, freshman at VT and twins, Lindsay and Courtney, both aged 14...get it...twins...same age...). ANYWAY...when Andy was learning to talk, my sister was trying to teach him to say Aunt Susan, or Aunt Sue. It came out as [...]

The Ugly Cry

I've been doing a lot of crying this week. I've tried to avoid the VT coverage. Honest. I just can't help myself at times. Plus I have the nephew "who was there". I get daily updates from little sister on how he is doing (not talking about it, left school Monday). We all talk about [...]

But Who am I…

David's Prayer-1 Chronicles 29:10-1410 David praised the LORD in the presence of the whole assembly, saying,"Praise be to you, O LORD,God of our father Israel,from everlasting to everlasting.11 Yours, O LORD, is the greatness and the powerand the glory and the majesty and the splendor,for everything in heaven and earth is yours.Yours, O LORD, is [...]

Too Much To Handle

My best girlfriends are pretty amazing. Here's a pic of us. That is (a yucky photo of) me on the far left with a horrible cold. We were on a women's retreat when this photo was taken. They are the crafty, organized, hands-on, server types. I'm the blogger. None of them had any interest in [...]