As many of you may know, my daughter is BBG, otherwise known as Shae, from Teen, Meet God. Last week, we had a joint photo session and took pictures of the perennials currently blooming in our yard. Here's what we came up with! Meredith - peonies and irises Shae - spiderwort Meredith - peony and allium… Continue reading Mother-Daughter Photo Collaboration
The Apostle Paul's go-to metaphors for the Christian life always seemed to involve a race of some kind. He speaks of pressing on, finishing the course, laying aside extra weight, and so forth. If I had been one of the writers of Scripture, my metaphors would have involved gardening. It's high season for perennial gardening… Continue reading Grow in Grace
My perennial garden has provided a great deal of pleasure and sanity-saving for me throughout the eight years we have lived in the country. As a home-schooling, work-at-home mom, most hours in my day are tied up with school or preparing for the next day of school: grading papers, writing out assignments, and leading the… Continue reading Late Bloomers and Letting Go
Before beginning this blog, I thought long and hard about whether or not I had anything worthy to share. Many bloggers have worthy tales of extremes--recovering from a serious disease, taking a journey around the world, crafting with talent and originality. My story is not particularly worthy or extreme. I live a quiet life in… Continue reading A Blog-Worthy Story?