Monthly Archives: June 2012

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Vacation Bible School

This is the month so many churches hold their annual VBS. We held two afternoons of Bible School Day Camp. We had great fun—sang songs, did crafts, had refreshments, played games, studied the Bible lessons, memorized the Bible verses. During the planning, since I provide music for our church, I […]

Checking the Mail

My mailman has been delivering my mail for 33 years until his retirement this year. He probably knows about as much about me from delivering my mail as anyone else in town. He was the one who delivered the love letters from Germany for over a year from 1979 through […]

Grandma’s Lye Soap Recipe

I found a hand-written copy of my mama’s mother’s lye soap recipe recently, hand-signed by Grandma herself. Grandma died in 1936, when she was only 48 years old, so I never knew her. Mama was well-known for the lye soap she made from that recipe. People came by our house […]