The R-Word

 

Our daughter is a teacher.

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A Special teacher!

And she is one of the many thousands who are called to a vocation of teaching

Special individuals

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who deal with Intellectual Disabilities.

But she (and others like her) remind us they are more appropriately considered:

Special ABILITIES.

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Abilities that demand our RESPECT! Continue reading “The R-Word”

Dear Daughter – You’ve made fans for life!

“We have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us. If your gift is prophesying, then prophesy in accordance with your faith;
if it is serving, then serve; if it is teaching, then teach;”
Romans 12: 6-7

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Dear Daughter, 

I’ve been searching for a specific photo…

BUT

I cannot find it!!!

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ughhhhh!

I can see it so clearly (in my mind,) pasted there between the clear pockets of a photo album.  Yet no matter how often I flip through all the many pages, of the many accumulated binders cataloging the 30+ years of our family’s lives’, the image has yet to JUMP OUT to say –

“HERE I AM!!”

Continue reading “Dear Daughter – You’ve made fans for life!”

birthday giggles!

it’s the monday giggles…

AND

THIS

Monday

is special because it’s a

giggly-girl’s birthday!!

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NOT this giggly-girl!
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But THIS birthday-giggly-girl!!

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 And may she always remember…

Baby Girl I dream of you!

hugs n’ happy birthday blessings to giggly-girls everywhere!!

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“She is worth far more than rubies & pearls.” Provers 31:10

You are my heart, my joy, my dream come true!

You are pretty, and perfect, you light up the room!

Your smile, your laugh, the sparkle in your eyes;

each day is an adventure with you at our side.

You’re a blessing, a gift, a true shining star;

please never forget how special you are!

(Author Unknown)

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XXX-OOO!