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You Win Some and Well…

                  A story from family night that was just.too comical not to share…   There are two days each week that are our family favorites – Sunday afternoon/evenings when Graham and Savannah come waddling (haha) over…and Family Night!   Both are filled with great conversation, loads of laughter…

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Johnny Says It Was 50/50

A few months back our Johnny-boy told me he dreamed of becoming a chef.  Although he sits at the table and helps with chopping vegetables, measuring food for baking and stirring ingredients he’s still been hankering to work at the stove.  I totally confess that because Johnny falls fairly often the thought of him working…

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How Many Exactly?

Well friends I have thoroughly enjoyed all your guesses. Some of you were really close!  Others were very ambitious!  And one, well I literally laughed out loud – Jackie Egan! Your guess you shared on the FB post was 32,324 and that would have averaged out to 10 posts per day each day for the…

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A World Changer

I went back through the archives of our Place Called Simplicity to check and found that it had been years since I wrote a post to celebrate our favorite missionary’s birthday so I knew it was time -after all, today she turns 25!!  Twenty-five!  Oh how fast the years have flown by! It  seems like…

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Last Two Days!

Today and tomorrow are the last days to guess how many blog posts I’ve written, both published and waiting in the draft folder. If you missed the post, it’s here.  What are we celebrating??  Ten years of writing our Place Called Simplicity!!  I seriously can’t believe it’s been 10 years but just had to do…

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Friends That Mean It

About 10 years ago, new to blogging and looking for people making a difference I found Lovelyn.  Over the years she’s added a pile of precious treasures and our paths have crossed in surprising ways.  As I’ve watched Lovelyn, she’s modeled Christ in her words and life. Yesterday I was telling Dw something about her and…