Why Did Jesus Have to Die…
Why Did Jesus Have to Die…
/ October 8, 2021 0 COMMENTS
We are walking through Hebrews at church and this week’s teaching on chapter ...
Callie Frolics…
Callie Frolics…
/ May 19, 2021 0 COMMENTS
Callie our calico cat turned 9 on May 8th. Compared to the 4 year old boys she’s an old lady, and she does spend most of her day sleeping in her comfy nest in the pretty little ...
Remembering Churchill…
Remembering Churchill…
/ May 12, 2021 0 COMMENTS
There is a new book out by Erik Larson that chronicles the war years of Winston Churchill, The Splendid and the Vile. In it Larson shows how Churchill taught the British people ...
Something Rotten at Footlights…
Something Rotten at Footlights…
/ May 7, 2021 0 COMMENTS
There was a smell in my bedroom. The weather had been wet, the windows closed, the heat on and I put it down to damp wood, or dusty corners; cat fur or lingering cooking smells; laundry ...
My Concealer is my Mask…
My Concealer is my Mask…
/ May 4, 2021 1 COMMENTS
This masking up has become a habit. Fourteen months ago all I could do was complain… “I can’t breathe.” “No-one can see my happy smile.” “My ...
Loving Daughts…
Loving Daughts…
/ April 30, 2021 0 COMMENTS
One of my friends this week said, “When’s Malia due?” “Next Monday, ” I said. “Are you just,’ ho-hum, been there done ...
A Horse of Course 2…
A Horse of Course 2…
/ April 26, 2021 1 COMMENTS
How did I become a horse person almost overnight? Here I am researching behaviours, best cleaning methods, bathing pros and cons even innate habits that may or may not be reasons why a ...
Babysitting Sophie…
Babysitting Sophie…
/ April 19, 2021 1 COMMENTS
We were asked to babysit Sophie Sparrow for the first time ever.  She is 18 months old and goes everywhere with Mum and Dad. “The party this Saturday says ‘no ...
Life Happens…Or Not…
Life Happens…Or Not…
/ April 13, 2021 0 COMMENTS
At Footlights there’s never a dull moment. We’re always mowing, pulling up thistle, dragging brambles out of trees, identifying birdsong, burning brush, building something ...
Easter Sunday…
Easter Sunday…
/ April 6, 2021 0 COMMENTS
This time of year, beginning on Ash Wednesday and ending on Easter Sunday, is my most favourite season of the liturgical church. Six weeks of spiritual preparation; setting aside time ...
A Horse of Course…
A Horse of Course…
/ March 30, 2021 1 COMMENTS
I think I’ve achieved what I wanted to when I approached the owner of Grandalia Bend Farms on Rigsby Lane to ask if I could help around her horse barn. I’d always dreamed ...