Leslie Nord's Random Thoughts on Friends, Family and Life

I never was much of a writer - more like a rambler that easily get's lost in a tangent. My blog lets me go out on those tangents any time I want to. So remember, life is like a roller coaster: sit down and hang on. Sometimes you'll want to scream, sometimes you'll puke, but give it a chance and you'll find it can be a lot of fun.

Leslie Nord's Random Thoughts on Friends, Family and Life

I never was much of a writer - more like a rambler that easily get's lost in a tangent. My blog lets me go out on those tangents any time I want to. So remember, life is like a roller coaster: sit down and hang on. Sometimes you'll want to scream, sometimes you'll puke, but give it a chance and you'll find it can be a lot of fun.

Month: April 2006

April 11, 2006

The Prayer Locket

I found this prayer locket at a sample sale here at EWTN. In it, I put a small scrap of paper with a prayer request that I have asked for since the first time Megan came to live with us after the divorce.I have days when I wonder if God is just toying with me. […]

April 4, 2006

Into the Lion’s Den

So many times I feel like I’m a lion tamer. For the most part the big cats will behave, get along and do what is asked of them. There is the element of fear that one of the cats could turn on you, doing great harm. Or the big cats could turn on each other, […]

April 3, 2006

Moment in time

Personal snapshot (something to look back on): Favorite flower: Roses – lavenderFavorite color: Muted shades – mauve, denim, sageFavorite food: General Tso ChickenFavorite drink: Diet Cherry Vanilla Dr. PepperHobbies: Bowling, PhotographyFavorite music: The Phantom of the Opera soundtrackOne thing I would do if I could afford it: Travel – Rome, Venice, Munich

April 1, 2006

In The Crossfire of Tenderhearts

So much to say – but I’m just at a loss for words. The parting shot was “I can’t believe daughter #2 was right, you did choose Jeff over her”. Emotional blackmail is so interesting, especially when the words being used are twisted. Daughter #2 chose not to come live with me – she was […]

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