UPDATE: My bff from high school, Joyce was the first to answer correctly: The blog titles are alphabetical. But your comments were enlightening...apparently I am obsessed with change or, rather, hating change, lol.  The first person who comments on my blog in the comments section with the correct answer will win. You cannot comment anonymously, [...]


I love words. Yuletide is just a cool. word. It has a Germanic origin. The people on my mom's side of the family are German-Swiss so I loved the connection there. I googled the word and clicked on the Merriam-Webster link for the definition. It is sad that I got tons more info about Yuletide [...]

X-ray Vision.

Again the Lord spoke to Ahaz,  “Ask the Lord your God for a sign, whether in the deepest depths or in the highest heights.” (Isaiah 7:10, 11)Sometimes I wish I had it. The kind of x-ray vision that sees into people's thoughts and heart. And the future. And God's plan.I cringed as I typed that [...]


My one dedicated reader, who refers to herself as The Peanut Gallery, put a note in the blog suggestion box regarding tattoos. I think it's a good subject to discuss. Now that I have one, I think I can speak semi-intelligently on the subject. You are probably not going to agree with me.Which is totally [...]