Category: Katie’s Ramblings

  • Being a Good Neighbor (Memories from Oaklawn Drive)

    Recently, I recalled a childhood memory and it began a journey in my mind back in time.  The earliest childhood memory I have is of my sister, Chopper (MaryBeth) coming home from the hospital and holding her.  I was only 2 years old and 9 months at the time.  But, I remember clearly holding her…

  • Sometimes Life Just Seems so Unfair

    As I sit in my living room this morning with my children loudly trying to get their morning chores done, and all feeling so anxious about life, that they are bickering with one another.  I can’t help but begin to cry.  How did we get here?  How do we move forward? Life just seems so…

  • Life is Full of Unexpected Events (Family Relationships are Hard)

    Life is Full of Unexpected Events (Family Relationships are Hard)

    This past weekend not only did we have my brothers memorial service, but something else huge happened in my life.  My family is very big and full of many relationships, and unusual dynamics due to special circumstances.  Most of my siblings were born with severe special needs or came to our family after tragic events…

  • A Tribute to my Brother, Bubba

    A Tribute to my Brother, Bubba

    Yesterday, we held a memorial service for my oldest brother, Michael Asher Linton.  He was only 33 years old, and after a very long month of fighting Covid, he went home to rest in the presence of his Creator.  I am so grateful for the assurance that I will indeed see my brother again in…

  • Color Thru the Bible (Exodus 1-12)

    Color Thru the Bible (Exodus 1-12)

      Here is two more preschool packets from Mamas Learning Corner.  It is worth joining her page to get all her great resources.       Moses Coloring Pages

  • Color thru the Bible (Exodus 20 Ten commandments)

    Color thru the Bible (Exodus 20 Ten commandments)

    I was surprised to find very few coloring pages that are just the ten commandments with the actual words from scripture.  Below are a few of my favorite 10 commandment resources. I have used and loved Intoxicated on Life resources for years.  Here is a free ten commandment mini book.   10 Commandments Mini Unit…