Monthly Archives: February 2009

My great-grandma Dietrich

In my home, I have an early photo of my ancestors, who immigrated from Baden-Baden Germany. I don’t know their first names but the family name is Helmuth, a very stern-looking couple. People never smiled much in those early photographs. … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for MEGA MAY, A Celebration of Mothers

This is the Mother’s Day Card which is part of my MEGA MAY “A Celebration of Mother’s” on this blog. I will send one to any special woman in your life IF you send me her name and address before … Continue reading

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2nd Book Monday-The Desires of Her Heart

Another Book Monday. Usually I will be featuring books by other authors but this year I will let you know four times when one of my new offerings has been released. First in Lyn Cote’s Newest Historical Saga The Desires … Continue reading

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A Heritage of Strength for Terri Kraus

Today, a new author Terri Kraus will tell the story of one of the strong women in her family’s history. Terri: The woman whose story I’d like to share is my maternal grandmother—a true survivor, my Nonna. One of the … Continue reading

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Prey or Pray! A Story from Susan May Warren

Susan May Warren is an acquaintance whom I hope to get to know better. After you read her story of finding strength in prayers, you’ll want to get to know her better too. Here’s Susan: “Prey! My husband Andrew and … Continue reading

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New "Book Monday" begins with Terri Blackstock

Book Monday is a new day of blogging here. I will be featuring a book by a friend who happens to be an author. Over the past decade, Terri Blackstock and I have prayed for each other’s children and that … Continue reading

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When I am weak; I am strong

Renee Ryan is another of the special ladies who write for Love Inspired. I was delighted when she agreed to guest blog today. When I read her posting, it made me think of 2 Corinthians 12 where Paul speaks about … Continue reading

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Susan Page Davis’s Story of Triumph

Susan Page Davis guests today. I met Susan for the first time last year at a RWA conference and I would never have guessed that she had gone through a real trial. I know you’re going to be cheered by … Continue reading

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A Survival Story

Here’s another story of a strong competent woman in a day that saw them as frail creatures who could not make it on their own. Tosca Lee is new to writing and her books are amazingly different from most. Tosca … Continue reading

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My great-grandmother Sadie Scott’s Lesson

Not long ago, I began the story of my greatgrandmother Sadie (Sarah) Scott Baker’s life.(I tried to upload a vintage family photo but it was stubborn. I’ll try again another day.) Anyway, alone, she raised her three sons and daughter … Continue reading

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