A FEW OF MY FAVORITE THINGS…

photo: Martha G. Brady

these are a few of my favorite things...   the smell of a freshly bathed infant as she falls asleep in my arms.   the special hugs of my grandchildren. the sounds of their giggles and laughter.   the soft sound of my husband as he breathes next to me at night. the comfort of curling into his body as we fall asleep during this 47th year of life Continue Reading

FEELING UNCREATIVE?…

graphic: Martha G. Brady

If you are a regular reader here, you can probably tell that I have been moving along at a one-day-at-a-time pace now for a few months. I'm starting to feel the light at the end of the tunnel. Emphasis on starting! We're getting some tastes of normalcy. Ron is allowed to drive alone for specific tasks as of Monday. We were able to work on finances together yesterday. With his input, it Continue Reading

MAKING A DREAM INTO REALITY…

graphic: Martha G. Brady

i love to dream about possibilities. about what could be.   but in the dreaming i need to have a detail person close by. i don't do dreams in detail.   my dreams are only in broad strokes and big pictures. they don't include fine details...at all!   i need to work with people who are good administrators. you know the kind? they can fill Continue Reading

FALLING FROM GRACE?…

graphic: Martha G. Brady

Hidden away in the middle of all the news of Duggars, child molestation, racial division, war and other sensational news, came very sad news this past weekend. For some, it was barely a blip on the screen of their news monitor. For me, a pastor's wife from the PCA, albeit retired now, and originally from Ft. Lauderdale, it struck me with a great deal of sadness. Yes, another gifted pastor has Continue Reading