Power!

I have a 14 year old son who is a prep-er. He thinks about emergency food and water supplies and prepping for power outages and that kind of thing. We have talked about getting one of those hand cranked radios. Turning the handle creates the power necessary to listen to the weather report, etc. This…

Mom’s Tool Box

There’s a tool box at our house that gets a fair amount of use.  There’s always a broken toy, batteries to install and things to be assembled around here.  Along with all the typical tools, the box contains an industrial staple gun, duct tape, some bungee cords and a couple of kinds of glues . …

Use What You Have: Post-it Note #140

I’m sitting in an auditorium right now because my daughter, Jayden, has a concert later today.  I traveled with her yesterday to a conference center where children and young adults from all over the state of SC are gathering this weekend to be part of a musical project.  The 5th and 6th graders are forming…

What Day is it?…Post-it Note #62

Yesterday we gathered our children around and read the story of the crucifixion as we recognized the significance of Good Friday.  Tomorrow we will finish the story as we look to the celebration of Resurrection Sunday.  And today is the day in between. Do you ever wonder what the day in between the crucifixion and…