Often the best way to tell a story, an adventure, is in the present tense.  So, you will find some stories “in the rearview mirror”. Past events that have helped shape my present. Stories that are timeless and relatable. I hope they bring some tears, laughter, hope and encouragement to your journey.

is your new year exciting yet?

is your new year exciting yet?

We’ve had a bit of snow this week. Nothing exciting. It comes. The snow plows and sand machines get busy. The snow melts, leaving salt and sand in its wake. The weather is mostly wet and dreary.  By mid-January most Christmas trees have been boxed up to await the next...

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the road to Christmas ~ part four ~ advent series ~

the road to Christmas ~ part four ~ advent series ~

Excited, I buttoned up my coat and pulled my boots on. “I’m ready, Daddy.”  Mum poked her head into the hallway. “You’ll need your hat, mitts and scarf too, Denise. It’s freezing cold out there tonight.”  “Where are we going, Daddy?” “You’ll see.” “Is it just you...

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getting caught up in Christmas

getting caught up in Christmas

I was just thinking about Christmas—you know, fat man, red suit, "ho ho ho",           Jingle Bells, Rudolph, elves Christmas card list, Christmas baking list, Christmas grocery list, Christmas cleaning to do list, Christmas wish lists. Christmas shopping, malls,...

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meet denise

Hello! Welcome to my stretch of the virtual highway. We're all on a journey travelling the the all too real road of life. A never-ending series of twists and turns, hills and valleys, detours, construction and dead-ends. But also scenic tours, beauty, love, faith, opportunities, fun, and smooth roads. Yes, the journey we're on is littered with change... read more...

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