There are two very important men in my life. First, my hubby, Charlie. The second, my dad, Don. This past week I got to spend some AWESOME time with both of them. It started with an impromptu visit to Sedona to hang out with my dad. We went running through the red rocks of Sedona. I’m so blessed to be able to run shoulder-to-shoulder with my dad. If you don’t remember, he’s the one who did the 3,100 mile bike ride across the country , so you can guess where I inherited the genes for extreme/endurance sports. But hey, I’m[…]
Have you heard of Tim Hawkins? I mentioned him on this blog a long time ago after seeing him LIVE at our church. OH…. but he’s worth another mention today on Friday Funnies Last week we hung out with some friends and watched one of his DVDs. Again I was near tears, laughing. By far, this is his funniest skit: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iK2OakMoW_c] ~~~ What’d you think? Happy Friday, everyone!
Love Songs . . . The’ve been around forever. Some good ones, some great ones, some with great lyrics, some from great movies. I’m guest blogging today to give you my top 10 love songs. When I hear these, I think of the wonderful woman I married 14 years ago. I hope some of these remind you of your special someone too. 10. Giving You the Best that I Got, by Anita Baker. Her unique voice has always intrigued me. The lyrics of this song are strong. Perfect theme song for a marriage. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WsMHjbfFEjU] 9. More Than a Woman, by[…]
When it came to choosing a person to do the scripture readings at our wedding, I didn’t hesitate–Lynn & RG Boeyink. That’s Charlie’s Mom and Dad. First, they’re awesome role models (married 43 years now!) Second, their faith continually astounds me. Third–well, there is no third, I just KNEW they were the people to do it. But when Lynn and RG made their way to the podium, I got a little nervous because I saw Lynn carrying a piece of paper. It was then that I knew she’d written something down. It was then that I knew, I would need[…]
This is the week of love here on the blog, but today is the scheduled Cinema Sound Off movie review. . . believe it or not, the movie we’re reviewing has a bit of LOVE in it. . .so I’m sneaking it into this week’s lineup. ~~~ ~~~ My good friend, KM Wilsher, and I are heading out to Harkins Theatres each month to watch a choice movie. We’ll let you know if it’s worth you spending your hard-earned money or not. CLICK HERE for our rating system Now…onto the movie. ~~~ SALT, starring Angelina Jolie. Now, you’re probably wondering–if you’ve seen[…]
Happy Monday! This week on Catch the Rush, it’s all about the LOVE! Yep, tomorrow, August 10th, marks my fourteenth year with my soul mate, Charlie! So, I’ve dedicated this week to the idea of LOVE and MARRIAGE . . . . So….today I just have to share our song with you. Yep, this is the song we first danced to as a married couple. ~~~ Until the End of Time, by Foreigner [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Baf0Dlp-BvA] ~~~ I know I’ve played this song on here before because last year on our anniversary week I shared it. But, I just had to do[…]