We weren't laughing at the little girl on the screen or at her frustrated mother. We were laughing with relief...
What will I do with her? Will I remember my lesson and treat her well, or will I demand more of the same that sent her away?
Doesn't it feel, at least some days, that the world is out to get you? I know that in reality there's no grand conspiracy to drag me down, but man-oh-man, today was a DOOZY!
Hi. I'm Sara, and I'm a social-media-phobic. Read to find out why, up until six months ago, I loathed all forms of social media...
I'm at a loss. Where's the mystery? Even so, it's an honour to be thought of and nominated, so... I accept! (NOTE: Upon further digging, I found the answer! Keep reading to find out.) The Mystery Blogger Award For those of you who are unfamiliar with the Mystery Blogger Award, here are THE RULES: Put... Continue Reading →
Whether you're mildly worried, or whether you're in full panic mode, COVID-19 is a common concern for every mother in the world today. So, how should you explain the importance of handwashing to your child?
I've been selected as one of the Top Christian Writers Blogs on http://www.feedspot.com. Aw... who knew? I appreciate this recognition and am so grateful to everyone who takes the time to visit my blog.
January is National Mentoring Month, and I'd love to tell you about my sister, my mentor - partly to brag on her, but also to paint a picture of how a mentor can enrich your life.
I'm so tired of people assuming that because I'm a deep-feeling, emotional, expressive person, I must also be irrational, mentally-unstable, and weak.
This article is dedicated to my sister Connie Epp who has been my champion and mentor throughout this writing journey. I love you. Q: Sara, let’s begin by discussing why you write what you write. Many blogs discuss current world issues or offer practical advice. You, however, regularly subject your audience to personal musings... Continue Reading →
Hi, friends! I threw my back out last night. How, you ask? Simply wiping the table. Wiping the table! Am I really so old that if I bend over just slightly to wipe supper crumbs, I won't be able to stand upright again? Why, oh why does my body betray me so? Because my spirit... Continue Reading →
"I should not talk so much about myself if there were anybody else whom I knew as well." -- Henry David Thoreau Truth transforms. But for truth to get past your intellect and truly change you, you'll have to eat it. Meditate on it. Question it. Pray on it. Apply it. In the Bible, God tells Ezekiel... Continue Reading →
She would not tolerate the abuse any longer. After weeks of harsh treatment at the hands of Sarai, her owner, Hagar had finally devised a plan to run away. She lay in bed, ready and waiting. When most everyone in the camp was asleep, Hagar rolled off her thin sleeping mat and slipped her tanned... Continue Reading →