Yesterday Miss Bonnie had her first opportunity to play with the big dogs in the yard. But first, a little backstory of the big boys....... Billy is our really old poodle that we adopted from a shelter when he was already 9 years old. He was already pretty set in his ways and still does… Continue reading Running With The Big Boys
We woke to a very cold morning on Serenity Valley Farm, but I am reminded that though life may sometimes be cold....or tough....or challenging....when we search for the Lord with our full heart, He wants to be found and He will reveal Himself through His creation. So this morning, I'm choosing to see the cold… Continue reading Searching Today……
Here at Serenity Valley Farm, we love our animals and of course want to protect them. So, we decided to hire a brand new security guard. Her name is Bonnie. We've been told she'll be great at loving all the animals around her and keeping them safe. But, right now, we're just so excited for… Continue reading Meet our New Employee…..
Meet the man, we lovingly call, "The Dave". He's so important that he doesn't just have a name but also a title. The Dave is honestly the glue of our farm and especially our family. He's a leader and yet also the one that takes all of our crazy ideas and makes them happen. He's… Continue reading Celebrating ‘The Dave’
Meet Clover. She was given to us by a very sweet farm in Virginia. Clover was injured when she was young and adapted by learning to walk on her front knees. She is so sweet, a wonderful mama, and another precious reminder that though life isn't always perfect, God can make our lives beautiful. This… Continue reading Clover’s Resilience
"A new day will dawn on us from above because our God is loving and merciful." Luke 1:78 May your day be peaceful and blessed!
Growing up in Ohio, it seems crazy to think that as a child I dreamed of living in Tennessee. But, I have so many memories of attending family reunions and vacationing in Tennessee, and more specifically in the Smoky Mountains. I remember going to Dollywood. I can remember laying in the car looking up at… Continue reading Tracking Memories Through Pottery……
As I sit by my family in the living room.....with my computer....in front of the TV.....my divided mind is focusing on so many things like: "What's left to do before Christmas?" "Can I fit in all my clients before Christmas?" "Why doesn't it seem that our teenagers feel the magic of Christmas like they used… Continue reading Christmas Prayer
Life has changed a lot for our family throughout the years. We seem, at least from an outsider's perspective, to make abrupt and uprooting life decisions more often than the typical family. And while I know a lot of people may recommend we could or should probably go to family therapy to analyze the "why"… Continue reading Who Are You?