Living through May: Survival!

Originally posted on Sweet Peach:
I’ve been quiet for most of this month, with my last post being on May 8th. I won’t lie, May is a challenging month for me. It’s full of highs and lows. On top of the emotions it brings about, I have been extremely busy with work this time around…


“If all flowers wanted to be roses, nature would lose her springtime beauty and the fields would no longer be decked out with little wildflowers.” (Therese of Lisieux) Linked to Cee’s Flower of the Day.

Eastern Sweetshrub

Also called Carolina Allspice, this is one I look forward to every year. Linked to Cee’s Flower of the Day.

Double Digits: Happy 10th birthday, Ben!

Originally posted on Believing for Ben:
Brave Ben, our miracle boy, is celebrating his 10th birthday today. His grandfather and I were unable to be with him this year, but we hope he has had a wonderful day. It has been almost 6 years since his life-saving brain surgeries, and we thank God every day…

Time Well Spent (Quarantine Photo A Day)

Originally posted on Sweet Peach:
I’ve been AWOL the last several days. I’ve been busy with work, and needed a break from my computer in the evenings. In fact, I’m writing today during my lunch, because I have an evening call tonight with our office in China. This post has my heart. My husband and…

Part 2: Sunset Sunday (Quarantine Photo A Day)

Originally posted on Sweet Peach:
So I missed posting yesterday. The day was cold and overcast here, and with my housework accomplished on Saturday, I was lazy all day yesterday, except for a run to stock up at the grocery store. I’m still in the sunset mood, so here’s more sunset photos from some different…

Sunset Saturday (Quarantine Photo A Day)

Originally posted on Sweet Peach:
The beauty of the sun going to bed at night is one of God’s greatest blessings. Sunsets are gorgeous to behold, especially when they light the sky on fire. I’m dedicating this photo a day post to some of the sunset pictures I’ve captured over time from my neighborhood, and…

Ben has his own YouTube channel!

Originally posted on Believing for Ben:
Like other kids all around the world, grandson Ben is doing “virtual school” during this time of COVID-19. But when he’s not doing school work or watching TV or spending some time outside, he is enjoying doing science experiments, with help from his dad. His mom has been recording…

5 Things Quarantine Has Made Me Thankful For

Originally posted on Sweet Peach:
With all of the uncertainty that is going on in the world around us right now, it can be easy to get lost in a sea of worry. We rely on the news for up to the minute coverage, with the latest stats and numbers, but that can easily become…