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Showing posts from January, 2014


Hello.....anyone out there??
 Hello...can you hear me??
Geez, it has been way too long since I've checked in here. I just can't seem to be consistent with blogging. I have plenty to share but time just is fleeting for me. It saddens me though that I won't have a steady record of the "goings-on" here on the Mountain Top. :(  BUT life is to be lived and enjoyed to the full and no matter if I post here or not I can guarantee you that we are doing just that! Most days I fall into bed beyond exhausted but all in all I am so very, very thankful for my life! 
So on to the good stuff..... Well, the VERY good stuff is that my precious son, Ryan, who is serving in the Army in Korea is home right now on leave!!! We haven't seen him in 15 months! Seeing him walk through the airport doors was amazing but hugging his neck after this long was......priceless! So extremely grateful that God has allowed us this time with our boy. Today is his 20th birthday and we are so happy to …

PA and Chicago

Several weeks ago I had someone contact me about joining with her to do a post about the areas we live in. I thought it sounded fun. Let me tell you a little bit about my new friend, Kendra. She's a mom of 3 and beforebeing promoted to the full time position of mom, she was the former Orbitz Director of Communications where she was able to travel a great deal.  She now lives in Chicago with her family, where they are her number one priority in everyday life.It was neat learning about what her family enjoys about the city. This is a two part post with the first part being all about my "stomping ground" here in PA and then the second part is all about hers'.  Hope you enjoy it and if you'd like to share about "your neck of the woods" please let me know and I'll pass your email onto Kendra.

I say living in Pennsylvania allows you to experience every season of life fully. Our four seasons seem to never slip in quietly but come in with a roar whether it&#…