We did it! We got to see a castle! A real, authentic castle! Actually TWO! And, cool thing, they are said to be the castles that the real Romeo and Juliet lived in. How cool is that? When we planned our trip to Italy, I did not even think about the possibility of checking off THREE of my … [Read more...] about Lessons from My Castle Hunt…
Let's Make a Memory
Ok! It is official! I LOVE ITALY! When I get bigger.... (Have you read Mercer Mayer???) Yes! When I get bigger, I shall have a THIRD HOUSE in Italy! Yep! And in Schio if they can tolerate me and my "I AM SO SORRY I CAN'T UNDERSTAND...." and my "IT'S BEAUTIFUL(s)!" We have been having a … [Read more...] about Hairspray, Pasta, and Grocery Shopping Italy Style!
It is ME again! Oh! I am having a blast here in Italy. I think that the locals are really amused by me. Now, we ARE having some language barriers. It is a good thing that laughter, smiles, hugs, and love cross all languages. And, where I fail with language, even good old fashioned SOUTHERN, I am … [Read more...] about Love Breaks the Communication Barrier!
Good Morning from Italy! Well, for you guys it looks like it is mid-afternoon! :) Harold and I had a delightful trip getting here for the World Field Target Match. He is here representing America. (Go Harold--SMOKE EM!) It is simply stunning here! It is beautiful in a simple, "old world" kind … [Read more...] about Italy! We are HERE!
I found it! This was the song that was sang at our church yesterday. It is my tribute to my mom and mother-in-love, my prayer for MY LIFE, and my challenge to each of you. Grab some tissues and enjoy! :) … [Read more...] about She Loved…..
We had an amazing weekend last weekend. I just MUST spill! We had the kids home for the weekend. Most of you know that I have an empty nest--well, except for beloved puppy dogs who are promising me that they will not ever, ever grow up! :D It is SUCH a treat to have the kids home and around. I … [Read more...] about Matthew Proposes to Whitney!
Romance is vital for a forever marriage. Satan has stolen romance and perverted the beauty in romance. He has made it look wrong, nasty. Even for those who do not buy into that lie, he has made it look out of reach for the Christian home. It is time to take it back! Begin by dating your … [Read more...] about Romance On a Shoestring with Cindy Rushton
Good morning dearies! We are hosting a fun Mommy Homework lesson this week. They are all SO awesome! You will want to check them out. Here is the link: http://www.cindysdesktop.com/?p=2450 I thought that I would jump in and share a few of our traditions. Traditions are sometimes very little … [Read more...] about Traditions from the Rushton Home by Cindy Rushton