Faithful Fridays – Happiness! Part 2


Two weeks ago, we discussed our part in choosing to be happy.  And it does sound a little glib: just choose to be happy and all will be well.  But, it isn’t always that easy, is it?  No, choosing to be happy can very often be one of the most difficult choices we make.  Yes, it is always our choice… Continue reading Faithful Fridays – Happiness! Part 2

The work of Marriage!


I’m not a great knitter, but I do enjoy knitting. I find it calming (well, mostly), and it is deeply satisfying to complete a project, having transformed yarn into something else altogether. I’ve written before about the process of working backward to fix a mistake. At times, the mistake is obvious and it’s just a… via… Continue reading The work of Marriage!

Planning, organizing and arranging!


Wednesdays are Love Letters to my Husband days… To my love, I could feel your loss and your pain after our husky died.  But, I love how you have “sourced”, found a suitable pet, organised the adoption and flights to get her from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth.  You arranged for your parents to meet… Continue reading Planning, organizing and arranging!

Faithful Fridays – Happiness!


I recall reading a story on a blog where the blogger says she used to go to an exercise class every week.  In her exercise class was a woman who used to bemoan and badmouth her husband every opportunity she got.  The blogger eventually didn’t want to meet this woman’s husband, thinking he must be a real… Continue reading Faithful Fridays – Happiness!

Feeling Safe


Wednesdays are Love Letters to my Husband days… To my love, Remember when we did our Kontiki tour to Europe, and we were visiting Switzerland and we had just visited that bridge that had been built-in the 13th century, but had recently burnt down (or part if it, anyway), because some silly individual threw their cigarette… Continue reading Feeling Safe

Faithful Fridays – Holiness! (Acting Out!)


Galatians 6:9 NIV:  Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. F  A  I  T  H  F  U  L Happy and Holy! We’re still exploring our them of holiness, making up the “h” in Faithfulness. We’ve looked at holiness in… Continue reading Faithful Fridays – Holiness! (Acting Out!)

Amazing person of strength, integrity, kindness and truth!


Wednesdays (in this case, Thursday) are love letters to my husband days. To my love, I love that you’re a person of integrity.  Your word matters to you and living a clean, honest life matters to you.  Yes, you have that naughty sense of humour that we all find so funny – but at heart,… Continue reading Amazing person of strength, integrity, kindness and truth!