Monthly Archives: September 2013

…But We Didn’t Know It

How many times have you heard an old timer say, “We were poor, but we didn’t know it.” I smile whenever I hear that, imagining a happy childhood where one is content with what he or she has and unconcerned with … Continue reading

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Loaves and Dishes

School has started, and we’re going through bread faster than ever. By now, I would have expected we would have completed our 30 days of going without disposable bread packaging, but as I type, seven loaves sit in our freezer–all … Continue reading

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A Lesson in Mercy

We just had a memorable lesson in mercy. It started with Sierra reading in LIttle House in the Big Woods about when Laura blurted out, “I hate Sundays!” Instead of reprimanding her, Pa told her a story of when his … Continue reading

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