Peliah

Peliah

Anticipation erupted into celebration on April 6 at 2:40am. 🎉 In the wee hours of the morning, Evangelene Peliah Hoag arrived into this world, blessing her Mom and Dad and extended family. She weighed a robust 6.11 lbs and stretched to 18.5 inches long. We welcomed...
Anticipation

Anticipation

We live with anticipation. Anticipation – Expectation or prediction. With the probability or expectation of something happening. My son Sammy and his wife Emily anticipate strong consistent contractions signaling the arrival of their first child – a little...
Friendship

Friendship

Amongst God’s many gifts, I thank God for friends. On Saturday some friends, Randy and Lori, came over for lunch. We have known each other since Sophie was in the sixth grade (Randy taught Sophie’s class). Through the past ten years deep conversations, geocache...
Birdy

Birdy

Snow blew in the air and the temperatures dropped, but for Grace, the heat arose within her little body. At five months old Grace St. Catherine participated in her first “hunting class” at Valhalla Gun Dog School of Excellence. Along with seven other first timer...
Weary

Weary

Grace St. Catherine lives with predictability. She loves to pounce in the snow chasing snowballs. Ice cubes tend to be a desirable evening treat. Pawing a tennis ball under the TV table offers much hide and seek delight. Meals and snacks always begin with prayer. And,...