Hi, I’m Danica.

I guess I’m a lot of things: a wife, a mom, a daughter, a sister, a crafter, a cook, a reader, a writer, a homemaker, a pianist, and probably a lot more too. But at the end of the day, I’m just a Christian trying to find and obey God’s will.

Archive for September, 2009

pancakes with daddy

Friday, September 4th, 2009

“How was Jameson today, Mama?”, Ryan asks most evenings. Five days in a row I reported what an absolute blessing he had been in helpfulness, cheerfulness, and obedience. And so, on Saturday morning, Ryan surprised him with a special outing for pancakes. I love this kid.

books: future men

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

I’ve read quite a few good books in the last 6 (or so) months. I won’t tell you about how much I love Poirot, how my very first Dorothy Sayers novel kept me from household responsibilities (and sleep) until I finished it, or how glad I was for an excuse to read several Dear Diary […]

parmesan crusted chicken

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

I was getting ready to start work on a recipe for dinner that I made several months ago, but when I pulled up the bookmarked page, I discovered that the recipe was gone. Ugh! [Paper and ink cookbooks get one point.] So I’m going to jot it down here, and once again, bookmark it. Feel […]

cracking us up

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

Three years ago, he wasn’t even born. This morning, he’s laying on the couch with a magazine, singing to himself while he pores over the pages. Really? Recently: :: I asked him to do something. He turned with a smirk and said, “Mom, you make me nuts.” :: Ryan tucked Jameson under his covers, and […]

are you convinced?

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

Paul is: Who will separate us from the love of Christ? Will tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? Just as it is written, “For Your sake we are being put to death all day long; We were considered as sheep to be slaughtered.” But in all these things […]