Jerry loves peanut butter. His favorite candy is a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup. When he’s desperate he will take a scoop of peanut butter and then sprinkle it with chocolate chips. I’m always looking for ways to combine chocolate and peanut butter and these oat bars are one of them. They require … [Read more...] about No Bake Peanut Butter Bars
Hope. It's a four letter word. One that as Catholic Christians we bandy about without much thought for how hope is actually meant to change how we live our lives. If we believe ALL that our faith teaches us, then we should never be without hope in our lives. And yet we are a stressed out, anxious, … [Read more...] about H.O.P.E. – Hold On Pain Ends
This is how I see it in my minds eye. My daughter Courtney, gazing upon Jesus, smile blazing, heart overflowing filled with such JOY and LOVE for him. So happy to be home in heaven where her heart longed to be. When this watercolor arrived in the mail a few months ago, it was supposed to be part of … [Read more...] about December 27-Five Years later
Merry Christmas from the Lenaburg’s!! May your day be filled with joy, laughter and your favorite people. Remember that no matter what, you are seen friend, for the awesome human you are. You are known by a God who loves you so much, his Son will give His life to save yours. You are loved and … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas!
Family. Although sometimes complicated, to be part of a family is a gift. .A gift, that if I’m being completely honest, I have not always been grateful for. . But this week I feel exceedingly blessed. We surprised Jerry’s 85 year old mother, Eleanor, by spending Thanksgiving in Oklahoma. We … [Read more...] about Family…it’s complicated
My heart. My firstborn. My Jonathan.Today you are 30.How did we get here my sweet son? The time has passed so quickly, it takes my breath away. I remember so clearly, the first time I held you in my arms, my son, my heart. I was completely unprepared for how my life would change, ALL for the better … [Read more...] about Happy 30th Jonathan!