{Moments of Inspiration}

{Moments of Inspiration}

“Our moments of inspiration are not lost though we have no particular poem to show for them;
for those experiences have left an indelible impression,
and we are ever and anon reminded of them.”
~ Henry David Thoreau

Glass jar

For more than a decade I’ve been saving all my coins (and a few $1 bills) in this giant, dusty, old glass jar I picked up at a flea market. While it doesn’t look terribly full, it had gotten so heavy it’s difficult to move. This was my “savings account” intended for my horse ranch someday. I’m not exactly living in Montana like I thought I would be, but we are in the process of buying a house (which just so happens to be a ranch and will house my horse). So for the first time, all this money was poured out and will soon be counted…

{Moments of Inspiration}

{Moments of Inspiration}

“Our moments of inspiration are not lost though we have no particular poem to show for them;
for those experiences have left an indelible impression,
and we are ever and anon reminded of them.”
~ Henry David Thoreau

Christmas Shopping

**I love my job — this week, we spent a few hours gathering toys and supplies to throw a Christmas party for 140 extremely impoverished children at one of our newest schools in Haiti. I can’t think of a better way to celebrate our Lord’s birth.**