Category Archives for "Legacy"

What if Christmas, she thought, doesn’t come from a store? What if Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more?

christmas-grinchThis Christmas, I only had to ship out 3 Christmas gifts to family, that’s a new low.  We were fortunate enough this year to see most of the family and give them gifts in person.

One of the gifts, tracked that it was delivered, but a few days later, when I talked to my Dad, he had not received his package.  It was 2 days before Christmas and I really wanted to get a gift to him in time for Christmas.Continue reading

’til Death do us part ~ UNLESS . . .

There is no "UNLESS"

Last weekend, my son married his beautiful bride. The wedding was set outdoors and it was a beautiful day for a wedding.

As they spoke their wedding vows, it took me back to my wedding day(s).

The vow

I, ___, take thee, ___, to be my wedded husband/wife, to have and to hold, from this day forward, for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish, till death do us part, according to God's holy ordinance; and thereto I pledge myself to you.

And I realized, there is no loop hole. Nowhere in the vows does it say “UNLESS we get divorced”. There is no UNLESS, when you have children. The kids seal the deal…

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My Legacy of Love Card Game is here!

Order you own deck of "My Legacy of Love Card Game".

Order you own deck of "My Legacy of Love Card Game".

The game I created specifically for My Legacy of Love has arrived.  We played it at our first Tea Party on Saturday and it was a huge success.  Roars of laughter filled the room as the ladies went around the table answering the questions on their cards.

This game would be a perfect conversation started for all kinds of topics that you wouldn't normally think about talking about.  It makes you think about who you are and what you believe in and when you play with family and friends, you learn a lot about them.Continue reading