Donald Edward Krueger HMI U.S. NAVY

  • Susan Ford
  • Tagged
  • May 30, 2016
  • On this Memorial Day weekend, I have been given quite a gift, a strange gift perhaps to some, but a special gift to me!  It all goes back to Labor Day weekend in 1964 when my step-father/adoptive father came home from his overseas assignment with the Navy. His assignment was to Okinawa, but rumor had it […]

    Scripture Lady

  • Susan Ford
  • May 22, 2016
  • My morning commute here in North Carolina is NOTHING like my long drive used to be in New Jersey. There I could carry on long conversations, listen to entire audio books in a few days. Here I know that I can leave home at 7:27 and still be at work in time to punch the […]

    Resurrection

  • Susan Ford
  • Resurrection Many things come to mind when one thinks about resurrecting something. In Christianity, of course, we think of the resurrection of Jesus from the tomb, as he came forth in power and might. On a more everyday note, we think of resurrection as bringing something back that was thought to be dead. Merriam-Webster defines […]

    The Terror of the “Potluck”

  • Susan Ford
  • September 8, 2013
  • The Terror of the Potluck I am not sure when I first realized my deep abiding fear of the potluck dinner*, but I believe it was when I was in high school and attended church without a parent. (*For those who may not be aware, the potluck dinner is an occasion where a dinner is […]

    Scripture Lady

  • Susan Ford
  • November 16, 2012
  • My morning commute here in North Carolina is NOTHING like my long drive used to be in New Jersey. There I could carry on long conversations, listen to entire audio books in a few days. Here I know that I can leave home at 7:27 and still be at work in time to punch the time […]

    Day of Randomness = Delighfulness

  • Susan Ford
  • November 3, 2012
  • I am guilty of telling my students that what helps with writing is to just start to write-to put something on paper… and so today I begin  by listing my day!  I am not sure what this will become other than to detail the randomness of some of my days… made Blueberry muffins cleared kitchen […]

    Don’t Be Alarmed… Step Away from the Bag!

  • Susan Ford
  • 3 Comments
  • July 7, 2011
  • A few weeks ago I was most blessed to travel to the Boston area with our  youngest daughter, Jaime. This trip was Jaime’s gift to me for my birthday!  We spent the first day in Lexington / Concord, and on the second day we took the train into downtown Boston to walk the Freedom Trail.  […]

    Along the Way…

  • Susan Ford
  • 1 Comment
  • June 11, 2011
  • Recently, I learned a valuable lesson about doing things when you first think to do them. For four years I drove past an old one-room school house -thinking each time I really need to take a picture of that building. Imagine my heartbeak when I drove by a few weeks ago and saw that a […]

    NC A Place to Call Home: There she was with a pink and white flowing twirly little dress in the parking lot of Sam’s…

  • Susan Ford
  • August 14, 2010
  • NC A Place to Call Home: There she was with a pink and white flowing twirly little dress in the parking lot of Sam’s…