One way to to Tackle your Fears- Get a Makeover

  Ok, raise your hand if you get a little nervous when you walk by the make-up counter... I always think I am the only one in the room who is not quite sure how to put on the shadow or line the lid.  But, I think, I am not alone.  I have … [Continue reading]

12 Sursees I Discovered When I Visited a Friend

I love traveling and visiting friends in other places. It helps me to stay fresh. It mixes things up for me and helps me think new thoughts and it just plain encourages me.  Oh, the Sursees I See! I get new recipes. New decorating … [Continue reading]

A Good Egg Review :: A Sursee for you

Handmade card by C Bayless Design I talked about this phrase way back at the beginning of Sursee Gal, and I thought it might be fun to see it again.  I love thinking about the Good Eggs in my life- they are true Sursees.  So, read on to see … [Continue reading]

Thoughts on Isaiah 6- Great Joy and Freedom

Heard a sermon on Sunday about Chapter 6 of Isaiah.  It was good.  Sitting in the pew on Sunday I needed to hear these words of freedom. I am going to let the Word speak for itself. 6 In the year that King Uzziah died, I saw the Lord, high and … [Continue reading]

The Very Best Prayer for our Kids No Matter the Age

Sometimes we need to be reminded.  I have published this prayer before, but thought you might like the reminder.  I know I need reminders and you are probably not that different from me. I love this reminder of a great prayer for our kids.  Good … [Continue reading]

Sursee Gal’s Test Kitchen // Cheesy Baked Sliders

 I thought of a new series I could do.  I am always finding new recipes and because I love finding things and telling you about it, I thought of a new series. Sursee Gal's Test Kitchen This way when I find a new recipe or make something that is … [Continue reading]

Flip-Flop :: Loving the Home You Have

I love the word flip-flop.  It is so active and fun and celebratory.  I used it in this post about doing the hard things first in my day, and how that clicked with me. Today I am going to use it to show an active way you can love your home.  Our … [Continue reading]

Embrace the Family God Created You To Be

One thing that helped me embrace my family was to take time to reflect on how God created me and my husband.  What were we like and what did we like?  Take the time to discover this and then Embrace the creative way God made you. Do you love … [Continue reading]

Start Your Day Doing the Hard Things // Flip-Flop Your Day

I have a huge Sursee for you today.  I heard this idea recently from two people.  First from my husband and then yesterday from a dear friend. Flip your day.  Start with the hard things first. The conversation with Craig went like this.  He told me … [Continue reading]

Mentoring Moment :: Embrace the Children God Gave You

... so that they may encourage the young women to love their husbands, to love their children Titus 2:4   In Titus, the older women are encouraged to remind the younger women to love their husband and love their children.  We all need that … [Continue reading]