Penny from Heaven. In My BED???

The alarm clock sounded…too early in my opinion. I like my mornings much better when I wake naturally, and watch for the minutes to click away before my alarm goes off. This was not one of those mornings most likely due to a restless night. I had entered my bed and bedroom the evening before …

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We Were Just a Table Full of Women

Holidays and family get togethers are hectic and chaotic scenes.  We usually spend these with an extended family of friends and many branches of in-laws, outlaws, neighbors, and strays. The best part is after the meal is over and everyone retreats to their respected groups - men with the men, women with the women, and …

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Squirrels in the Outfield

Have you ever had those moments when you get totally distracted by a shiny object or an inappropriate thought?   I have heard that the simple term for this is "squirrel".  I am sure it was generated from a scene in a movie that I either missed or didn't pay attention to.  Regardless, the term has …

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Twenty Year Trek To Confession

   Bless me Father for I have sinned. It had been over 20 years since my last confession.  Pretty alarming for a proud Catholic mom, woman, and catechist.  A bit more so since I was a catechist to the second grade CCD classes for a good 7 or 8 years at my church, leading many young Catholic …

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My G.P.S. =”God’s Perfect Solutions”

I am pretty sure that just about every journey or trip needs to include a map or directions. I have found there should only be one source for my life's atlas. I believe that my trustworthy GPS shows me the way. Global positioning system? No... Gods Perfect Solutions! The secret is to listen, to follow, …

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