Hattie Peck

Landry wanted me to read a book called Hattie Peck to her while she settled in for a nap today. She’s been battling high fever and a cough with the flu. I started reading the story and it began explaining that Hattie Peck only had one egg and it never hatched. She thought about eggs all the time. She wanted eggs so badly that she decided to go find all the abandoned eggs she could find. Landry interrupted me and {Read More}

Cabin Fever-Induced Goal Setting of 2016

I am afraid of goal setting. There. I said it. It stresses me out. I don’t like looking in the mirror and feeling the way I judge myself for not meeting my own expectations. However, I got tricked into goal setting this year. The day after Christmas brought Goliath or Snowmageddon or whatever we’re supposed to call the blizzard that dumped around 10″ of snow on us in the Panhandle. We hadn’t left the house much for about a week {Read More}

If You’re Fearful You’re Probably Too Scared to Read This

If you are truly afraid of ISIS and other terrorist organizations invading your neighborhood, then I believe I have a word from God for you. If your heart’s response to needy people is, “Get away from me. I’m afraid you’ll suck me dry and then I won’t have enough to take care of my family,” then I believe I have a word from God for you. I am speaking to the person that is terrified of the unknown, death, sickness, {Read More}