About Me


“I am just a little pencil in the hand of a writing God who is sending a love letter to the world.”

-Mother Theresa

  • Follower of Jesus who is striving to love the LORD with all of my heart, soul, mind and strength and love my neighbor as myself
  • Wife of a boating and guitar fanatic who excels in engineering, loves spicy Mexican food, and remembers new jokes well enough to tell them to me
  • Mother of two lovely daughters — one with curly ginger-blonde hair and one with silky-smooth blonde hair, both ballerinas who love boating, reading books, acting, dancing, singing in choir, playing piano, and going on adventures
  • Shutterbug with a passion for scrapbooking and thousands upon thousands of digital images yet to be organized
  • Baker of chocolate and anything bread-like, usually from scratch and exclusively for family and friends and neighbors
  • Night Owl who sometimes has to take an afternoon nap to recover
  • Book-lover whose favorite genres are historical fiction and children’s picture books
  • Lilac Smeller and Picnic Packer — for the summer months
  • former Dandylion Bouquet Recipient with many small glass vases to ensure viability of flowers once frequently delivered by small, delicate hands (but not so much these days, sadly)
  • Coat Zipperer, Mitten Matcher, and Hot Chocolate Server — for the winter months
  • Stay-at-Home Mom with more than 17 years of experience
  • Home Educator with almost a dozen years of experience
  • Freelance Writer with a portfolio of nationally published articles (mostly for readers in the agriculture industry)
  • Communications/Graphic Design dabbler who loves Adobe and WordPress
  • Minnesotan Transplant with Oklahoma roots
  • Tea Drinker with a passion for tea parties of all fashions, homemade scones and black tea served hot or cold but always sweetened