Category Archives: Random thoughts

A trip to the Chateau

I had the opportunity, as did many Northern Kentuckians, to visit the sprawling mansion on Turkeyfoot Road.   I’ve driven by this house almost daily and have watched the Tim Burks team build it from scratch, so I was thrilled to see the inside of it.   Every May there is a collection of new […]

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Hot water and memories

Saturday we woke up to no hot water. So, needless to say I went without a shower because I’m not sure if I could stand a cold shower. At the recommendation of a few people we decided to replace our heating elements in our water heater before buying a new water heater.   Thankfully this […]

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Playing in Makeup

I got such a kick out of watching Sadie be mesmerized with her great-grandmother (Nene) applying her makeup. These pictures brought so many tender memories of me and my grandmother and makeup, not housed on roles of film, but in my heart.   I don’t know if Sadie and I are the only ones fascinated […]

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Waiting for Laughter

I’m in a season of persevering. Anybody else out there in one too? I felt such an intense call of my life for something that seems is sitting still. I’m learning to like the stillness and trust, but it is very hard. If God is asking for a quiet trust from me, I’m hearing Him […]

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Mountain talk

The hubs and I took a few days off together in Gatlinburg. The weather was amazing and enjoyed our time together and with our friends that tag teemed a cabin with us. As hard as it is handing over Sadie for some much needed time off, we slipped back into the saddle of what it […]

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A Not-to-do list

  I love a to-do list. At times in my life I’ve had multiple lists going (and sad to say sometimes with the same things on both lists). What can I say? I love the satisfaction in crossing things off.   I will be the first to admit that in the past my list making […]

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