Get Up and Pray

Does anyone else get excited to start new routines in their spiritual life when a calendar year flips over?  I always look forward to switching things up in my quiet time routine.  I enjoy deciding how to tackle my Bible reading and praying for another twelve months.  Last year I opted to read through the…

What a Day!

It's not everyday you get to lay eyes on a seemingly never ending array of original famous works of art.  My eyes beheld so many today my brain is swimming in beauty.  Hours later I still have an involuntary grin!  As we admired works by Leonardo Da Vinci, Fra Angelico, Edgar Degas, John Singer Sargent,…

Week 9 Wrap-Up

Ahhhhh.  We are officially on vacation.  For two weeks!  The kids are especially excited about week one of our vacation because we are meeting up with PJ's parents (Grandma and Grandpa). We were excited to find that our favourite hotel chain has just opened a brand new location about halfway between home and our first…