Month: June 2014

BREAKING NEWS – New Book Release!

I’m interrupting our regular Make Me Think Monday blog for some personal news. I promise I’m not turning View from the Front Porch into a promo blog–it’s just I’m so excited about my new inspirational series debuting today. When Love Blooms is… Read More

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More Pet Therapy – Miller Farm Friday

A Guest Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Our oldest daughter lives in Abilene, Texas as a student at Hardin Simmons University.  She spent her freshman year in the dorm then moved to a campus apartment.  This summer she… Read More

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Mother by Mother. Battle by Battle.

A Guest Blog by Jody Payne June. Time to shop for a swimsuit. Sob! But that’s another blog for another day. Don’t ask. I can’t discuss it. Not until I lose about a thousand pounds. Anyway, a friend… Read More

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Words and Silence – One Word Wednesday

Words are powerful. As a writer, I value words. I chose my words carefully when I write or speak. Silence is void of words, but in silence we can make our words are even more powerful. Consider this quote… Read More

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Wedding Dress x 3

June is the considered the most popular month for weddings. But why? There are three reasons according to the blog on Bridetide: Our agrarian culture of the past chose wedding dates based upon the peak harvest times. If you… Read More

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Therapy Chickens – Miller Farm Friday

By Guest Blogger Chicken Wrangler Sara We had a student from Uzbekistan living with us last school year. He was very quiet and spent most of his time in his room. He came out to see the International Space… Read More

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Anyone Can Live a Life of Purpose

A Guest Post by Jennifer Slattery He always arrived late, many times after most of the food had been served. He wore his curly hair and beard long, and though it was clear he did his best to… Read More

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Remembering Our Fathers

Yesterday was Father’s Day. I hope you honored whoever is your father figure. For some of you that person might have been a birth father. For others, it’s a stepfather or a relative or friend that serves the… Read More

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One Good Turn – Miller Farm Friday

By Guest Blogger Chicken Wrangler Sara Our neighbors are dog sitting this summer.  This is the neighbors with the chain link fence, not the privacy fence.  The dog is a large breed and our dachshunds love to run… Read More

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CLEAR EYES, FULL HEART, CAN’T LOSE

A guest blog by Jody Payne Sh-h-h, please don’t let on about this. I was never a big fan of football before moving to Texas. And I admit I still don’t completely understand the game itself. Okay, that… Read More

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