4 Great Summer Reads From 4 Great Friends

Kent, Emily & I are headed to the beach this weekend...sweet vacation! As vacation was getting closer, I started to think about books I wanted to take to read while relaxing on the beach. Many of you may be thinking about what you are going to read this summer. So, I reached out to a few


When our kinds were young we were introduced to a book on Character, “Achieving True Success - How to build Character as a Family.”   As a family, we focused on a character trait each month, such as diligence, honor, joy or responsibility. We would start by talking about what the character trait meant. I really

The Picture of Ourselves

How sweet is this picture? Three precious sisters. It reminds me of the first few lines in the song “Sisters” in the movie White Christmas: “Sisters, sisters there were never such devoted sisters, Never had to have a chaperone, no sir, I'm there to keep my eye on her….…” My older sister Becky (on the