Trick-or-Treat, Swap my sweet

Welcome to another edition of Halloween on Sloan Creek! This year’s theme: “Candy Swap.” Yup, that’s right. We have now reached the point where there are more than a handful of children in the neighborhood. And all of us were out in force tonight. However, the amount of candy in everyone’s candy dishes outside never … [Read more…]

I have decided

I should have posted this on Sunday, but we ended up selling popcorn and visiting with neighbors a little too late. When I resigned my position at Prairie Creek, I did so with the heartfelt desire and honest commitment to follow God wherever He might choose to lead me and my family.  Though my heart … [Read more…]

Boston ROCKS!!

What a time to be a New England professional sports team fan!  Woot! The New England Patriots remain undefeated following a 52-7 PASTING of the Redskins.  Quit yer whinin’ ol’ ‘skinny.  The Pats couldn’t HELP but run up the score when you TURN THE BALL OVER inside the red zone.  Sheesh.  I do admit feeling … [Read more…]

Are you ready for Soxtober?

It’s late, I’m tired, and I’m not going to make this long… (big sigh of relief from my 4 loyal readers) But I just had to celebrate, ‘cuz… THE SOX ARE IN THE WORLD SERIES!!  THE SOX WON THE PENNANT! Woot!

Excuses, Excuses – Seussian edition

The day, it was Tuesday, the shows carried on, But alas, I could not watch because I was gone. Girls’ Night Out I attended, gathered at Scotty P’s Where I munched on fries and a burger with cheese. Wednesday was church: dinner, class, and a song Which, unfortunately, keeps me out late and too long, … [Read more…]

Love in 5 Languages, Part 5

We are nearly done with the class based on the book, The 5 Love Languages of Children, and I have dearly loved teaching this class. Much to my surprise (and to a certain extent, delight), most of the attendees have been teachers. I have thoroughly enjoyed the challenge of adapting the course content to make … [Read more…]