I was known as “Vicki the Virgin” in high school.  Did I like that nickname? I found it funny for a time.  It was a joke and a way to mock me. I had wanted to be a virgin on my wedding day, but that did not happen.  This is my story. All of my […]

“I don’t know what happened to the lunch meat I bought you, Honey. I’ll just make you a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, okay?” I asked Rob one early morning, as I lovingly make him sandwiches to take to work each day. I really thought I had put that lunch meat in one of my […]

I look back at my birthdays and my life and see that it was filled with blessings.  A couple of years ago I would have listed you loads of things that went wrong in my life, but now I see that everything is a step towards God’s will for my life.  I may not understand […]

[I wrote this 7 days ago but didn’t know when to post it….] Currently listening to: The Cure’s “Doing the Unstuck” Currently reading: Matthew 4:1-11 and The Retribution of Mara Dyer (. . .this was two books ago now, reading The Runaway King by Jennifer A. Nielsen ) I had a long post typed out […]

I used to post an outfit post either every week to every month depending on various factors: We used to have more money so I could afford to buy more clothes (Rob never complained about me doing so since he likes how I dress) or companies would send me free clothes at times or people would give […]

The questions have been asked so many times now: “Are you Jewish?”, “I thought you were a Christian?”, “Why would you celebrate that?”, “You don’t celebrate Jesus’ birth anymore?” “You don’t celebrate Christmas now?” – To answer them all: we are not Jewish, we are Christians, we celebrate it because Jesus/Yeshua celebrated it (John 10:22-42 during […]

I’m pretty behind in blog entries (and in reading other people’s blog entries as well).  In early September, our family headed out 4 hours away to the free iMATTER festival with some of our youth group boys and leaders.  We thought it was going to be a Christian festival because most of the bands were […]