“Look! Obama!”

I love that my soon-to-be 5-year-old son still gets excited when he sees President Obama on television. This morning, while eating his oatmeal, he yelled for his parents: “Mama! Daddy! Come, come!” We ran into the open kitchen where he was seated at the breakfast bench and peering over the counter to point at the … Continue reading

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The Blog on Fire Award

The Blog On Fire Award

My sister and I would like to thank “Silent Kim” over at for nominating The Mending Verse for The Blog On Fire Award. Kim is truly a woman/writer/blogger on fire, and we salute her and her work. 

Here are the requirements for The Blog On Fire Award…….

1. Thank and link to the person who awarded you : Thanks so much

2. Share seven random facts about yourself.

Facts About Me.

1. I LOVE Zumba!!!
2. I hated exercising in high school, was always the last one on the track during P.E., but hold delusions today, at 41, of becoming a semi-athlete.
3. I saw an angel when I was 5. 
4. Saw the opposite of one in a nightmare this morning. (Yikes!)
5. My son Solomon is the apple of my eye.
6. My gray-haired mother is awesome with an electric guitar.
7. My sister Lydia, mother and I had a gospel trio when sis and I were just girls.

3. Pass the award on to more blogging friends. 




4. Contact those friends with the link and congratulate them! .

5. Post your award with pride.

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