The Lord blessed the latter part of Job’s life more than the former part. – Job 42:12

Dear Reader, I was retrenched in 2018, which started a challenging season in my life. Cold and dark like winter, or hot and arid like the desert - it was a season of extreme despair and spiritual and emotional lows. Looking back today, it was also a time of learning that led to more wisdom … Continue reading The Lord blessed the latter part of Job’s life more than the former part. – Job 42:12

And the Lord said to Moses, “Is the Lord ’s hand shortened? Now you shall see whether my word will come true for you or not. – Num.11.23 ESV

Dear Reader, God saved Israel from slavery in Egypt and led them into the desert, to remain there for 40 years! During this time He was with them. During the day as a cloud, over the tabernacle, and at night it had the appearance of fire. When the cloud lifted, the Israelites packed up and … Continue reading And the Lord said to Moses, “Is the Lord ’s hand shortened? Now you shall see whether my word will come true for you or not. – Num.11.23 ESV

How many lessons of faith and beauty we should lose, if there were no winter in our year!-Thomas Wentworth Higginson

Dear Reader, It's been a long harsh winter..... Starting with being retrenched end of 2018. My mother being diagnosed with cancer in December. Watching her fading away until she left us in July 2019. I had high hopes for 2020. I had an opportunity to teach reading and math at a nursery school as an … Continue reading How many lessons of faith and beauty we should lose, if there were no winter in our year!-Thomas Wentworth Higginson

I am definitely a summer person. Don’t get me wrong: I love winter when it’s beautiful and sunny – I don’t really care about cold – I just hate the grey. – Doutzen Kroes

Dear Reader, I've never liked winter very much. I find it to be very depressing. Getting up early when it is still cold and dark. Looking at my garden were the grass is all white and dry and no flowers to brighten up my days. And that cold, cloudy days when you just wish for … Continue reading I am definitely a summer person. Don’t get me wrong: I love winter when it’s beautiful and sunny – I don’t really care about cold – I just hate the grey. – Doutzen Kroes