My husband, George, and I met in college and started dating as each of us launched engineering careers in the Boston area. We recently celebrated 30 years with a trip to the Greek islands.
Student & Teacher
I love learning. When my nest emptied, I faced my fear of not measuring up and followed a dream. Now I’m slowly pursuing a Masters of Divinity. I want to absorb as much as possible and share it immediately. If I’m cramming, I’m doing it wrong.
Part of my self-care is a daily nap.
We have 3 adult children. Steph, the oldest, is a CrossFit coach and competitor. Corey, is a mechanical engineer and lives nearby. Addison, is a student gymnast at the University of Iowa.
We welcomed Steph’s new husband, Rob, into our family in October 2018.
One of my favorite things is serving lunch to my friends at a women’s shelter in Boston. I miss them, but celebrate when they leave the shelter for permanent housing.
Brown Sugar Girl
Chocolate’s not bad, but I prefer caramel, toffee and pralines. As for ice cream, coffee is my favorite.
I love tasty food, interesting sauces, cheese, roasted vegetables, picatta & marsala anything, Chinese, pad tai, YUM!
I never dreamed I’d be the church lady. Serve, teach, blog, read, tweet and post!! My focus is God.
Florida native who belongs in New England
I love the seasons, particularly the fall. My ‘little slice of heaven’ is lakefront near forested mountain hiking trails.
Love giving other people's dogs love!
I call it my spa treatment. Watch a movie from a chaise lounge under warm blankets while giving life to a cancer patient. It’s a win-win.
I call it dirt therapy. Just give me time in my garden and my soul is refreshed. In the quiet, I process life and listen for God’s inspiration. I feel the same way about shoveling snow.
Topics to Dig Into
Each post is a brief scriptural thought that will grow as you let it take root in your thoughts.
Or stay longer, dig into one area of interest and plant a whole garden.
Take a look at the most recent blog posts
in the Seeds of Scripture blog.
Who is He?
What is God like? Who is this man Jesus?
How can we understand the Holy Spirit?
He Knows You
God's love is unconditional. He knows our hearts and continually invites us into relationship.
The Visible God
God is present and active in our lives, often working through people and 'coincidences'. Thank and praise Him!
Making it Practical
Following Jesus in today's world can be challenging. But living according to Jesus' teaching is incredibly worthwhile.
Learning about the culture and language of Bible times can reveal new meaning in familiar scriptures. Let's call them ah-ha moments.