Try looking in the monthly archives. January 2019

Godly Woman Jan Roberts

Hey Sparkles! Happy Wednesday! For today’s Wednesday Wisdom post, I am writing about my 52 Godly Women meeting with Mrs. Jan Roberts. Mrs. Jan Roberts leads the seniors’ ministry at my church with her husband. I had the opportunity to attend a widow’s brunch at Golden Corral with her. It was fun to go to […]

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World’s Largest Snowflakes

Hey Sparkles! Happy Monday! For today’s Monday Moment post, I am writing about the world’s largest reported snowflakes. I live in Georgia, and snow is very rare, and has always fascinated me. Can you guess where the record came from? Hint: It wasn’t in Georgia. The world’s largest snowflakes were reported in a snowstorm on […]

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Groundhog Day

Hey Sparkles! Happy Family Friday! Next week is Groundhog Day, so I thought that I would write today’s Family Friday blog post on this interesting holiday. Legend has it that on the morning of February 2, if a groundhog can see its shadow, there will be six more weeks of winter. If it cannot see […]

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Godly Woman Rhea Perry

Hey Sparkles! Happy Wednesday! For today’s Wednesday Wisdom blog post, I will be posting about my 52 Godly Women meeting with one of my mentors – Rhea Perry, affectionately referred to as “Mama Rhea.” I was able to have the unique experience of shadowing Mrs. Rhea Perry at the Teach them Dilligently Atlanta homeschool conference. […]

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USS Nautilus

USS Nautilus – First Nuclear-Powered Submarine

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Hey Sparkles! Happy Monday! For today’s Monday Moment post, I am writing about the first operational nuclear-powered submarine – the USS Nautilus. In July of 1951, Congress authorized construction of the world’s first nuclear-powered submarine. Later that year, on December 12th, the Navy Department announced that she would be the sixth ship of the fleet […]

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Mary Poppins Returns Movie Review

Hey Sparkles! I recently saw the new movie Mary Poppins Returns. It was amazingly good. I loved it. I loved it so much in fact, that I went to see it a second time with my family. Every one of them said they loved it. I love the way they took the classic character of […]

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Godly Woman Debra Gentry

Hey Sparkles! Happy Wednesday! For today’s Wednesday Wisdom post, I am writing about my 52 Godly Women meeting with Mrs. Debra Gentry. Mrs. Debra Gentry is a certified Biblical counselor. She also helps her husband run the Southside Baptist Network. The Southside Baptist Network is an organization that helps out lots of different churches in […]

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Ray Kroc Founder

Ray Kroc – The man who made McDonalds into a franchise

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Hey Sparkles! Happy Monday! For today’s Monday Moment post, I am writing about the man who had a bigger vision for McDonald’s: Ray Kroc. Ray Kroc has been called “fast food’s founding father.” He was born in 1902 and grew up to sell restaurant products including paper cups and milk-shake mixers. He visited many inexpensive […]

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The Tuttle Twins Series Book Review

Hey Sparkles! Happy Family Friday! For today’s post, I am going to write about this book series I recently read that I found very interesting. The series is about these two children: the Tuttle Twins. The Tuttle Twins is a series written to explain grown-up concepts of the law, government, and business to young children. […]

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Godly Woman Paula Nash

Hey Sparkles! Happy Wednesday Wisdom! Today is my first day back to school, and I am excited. For my 52 Godly Women blog post this week, I am posting about my meeting with Mrs. Paula Nash. Paula Nash is one of my mother’s friends from when she and my father were first married. She is […]

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Galeleo Galelai

Hey Sparkles! Happy Monday. For today’s Monday Moment post, I am writing about Galileo Galilei discovering the first three moons of Jupiter: Io, Europa, and Ganymede. Galileo was an Italian astronomer and physicist. He was born on February 15, 1564, to a musical family in Italy. In school, he studied mathematics and natural philosophy. After […]

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Cute Hannah Story

Hey Sparkles! Happy Family Friday! For today’s blog post, I am going to tell you a story about my three-year-old sister Hannah. If you like this story, you may want to check out my Soapy Hannah Angel post. Well, on with the story. The other day, I was at my grandparents’ house without my sisters. […]

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Godly Woman Noelle Gast

Hey Sparkles! Now that the holidays are over, it is time to get back to a schedule. So, today’s Wednesday Wisdom post is about my 52 Godly Woman meeting with Ms. Noelle Gast. For our meeting, we went to Culver’s and talked. We talked for a long time and ate some yummy food too. Ms. […]

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