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Walk In Truth

Walking in the Cove

I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth.

3 John 1:4

And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.

John 8:32

Blessings From The Lord

Children Playing Outside

He maketh the barren woman to keep house, and to be a joyful mother of children. Praise ye the LORD.

Psalms 113:9

Frugal Exercise: Jumping Rope

This is our hillbilly jump rope:

Hillbilly jump rope

After going through 10 or 15 jump ropes from the store -that tore up within two weeks- Abby made one from one of Lacy’s tow ropes. (This one has lasted a year.)

Time for P.E. –jumping rope!

Jumping Double

Jumping rope is not just for children, either. (Who do you think taught them how to do it?)

It is an excellent cardiovascular exercise that also improves agility, coordination and endurance.

Plus, you can do it indoors or out and it doesn’t cost a lot of money.

If you’ve never jumped rope before, check out The Jump Rope Institute for some tips.

Blessings and happy jumping,


Fall Fun

Having fun without television or video games. :)





My Dearest Daughter Is Growing Up

Abigail Esther : 4 lbs 11 ounces, born 6 weeks early

She couldn’t wait to get here –afraid she’d miss something!

Abby 1 m0nth a1

Abby 1 month 2 

1 month –7 pounds                    


Abby 1 year a2

1 year

After losing all her hair, it came back blond!


3 1/2 years

Big sister now –brother, Daniel is 2 weeks. First time she came to the hospital when he was born, “Where’s my baby?”

Abby 4 years

Abby 5 years

5 years (with Mamaw Davis)                     


Abby 7 years 2b

7 years


9 years

Abby 9 years 2



Abby in the Rafters small


12 years old!


My Little Shirley Temple (10)a small

My little itty bitty baby is growing up into a beautiful young lady!


Happy birthday my dearest Abby.

Love, Momma

Last Day of Winter: A Walk in the Woods


Another sunny morning, but it sure is cold! It’s supposed to get colder and snowy starting tonight, so we are making today our library day…for both of them!

It wasn’t easy, but I found a couple pictures of my husband. If you want to take a look-see, they’re on my Family Album page. I’d like to set it up a little differently but it will do for now.

I can cross one thing off my list!