March 5, 2018

Stepfamilies: When the Parent Doesn’t Parent (Part 2)

WOW!! Part one of this topic sure got the fur flying, and inflamed some stepmoms. So before reading Part 2, let me set the stage for […]
February 13, 2018

Lent: What is It?

Since I was raised Catholic I’m very familiar with Lenten tradition. I have a young life full of creamed cod fish, and Friday fish frys, to […]
December 29, 2017

I Married a Man With Kids: What Was I Thinking?

When planning our blended family wedding my husband, Steve, and I decided that Christmas would be the ideal season. Our pastor would definitely be available, the […]
December 25, 2017

When Christmas Hurts

This year I turned 61. That means I have numerous holiday remembrances. Christmas of 1984 is by far the most poignant. That was the year my […]
November 21, 2017

4 Hindrances to Thankfulness

I normally view myself as scoring an 8 on the gratefulness meter. That was until recently when Pastor Kevin Dunn  listed the things that sabotage thankfulness. […]