Dawn Tolbert

Enter His gates with thanksgiving

Blessed & Thankful

Thanksgiving. The word written there — with the capital T — is one my favorite holidays. I love that I get to spend this day watching the parade, enjoying food and family, and pausing to remember how abundantly I’ve been blessed by God. That remembrance causes me to move from Thanksgiving the noun to thanksgiving […]

Wait! How many years?

In something like 50 days I will have been married to Larry longer than I wasn’t. Yesterday we celebrated our 24th anniversary; I was 24 when we married. It seems like a lifetime ago, and yet like it just happened. We celebrated our big milestone by tackling cleaning the garage. We de-spiderwebbed and cleaned blinds, […]