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Tag Archives: Tonya Ruiz

Beautiful Women (Women of the Bible)

This is a devotion was written by Dianne Neal Matthews for the One Year Women of the BibleView full post »

Did We Promise All That?

Last night at a wedding, listening to the vows, made me think of our wedding. I asked Ron, “did we promise allView full post »

Who Is The Chubby Lady IN THE PICTURE?

When I see my fifty-something self in pictures, I cringe and my inner voice says, “Yikes, who is the chubbyView full post »

A Rose By Any Other Name

I love drinking Rose Tea – it smells and taste…. like ROSES.  There is quite a bit of information about aromatherapyView full post »

Centennial Farm

Centennial Farm is located at the Orange County Fairgrounds. It’s a great place to take your kids or grandkids toView full post »

A Spiritual Legacy

“When I call to remembrance the genuine faith that is in you, which dwelt first in your grandmother Lois and yourView full post »

Vacation Memories

When I married Grizzly Adams, I was used to a penthouse view. My mother always told me, “Tonya, it’s as easy to fall inView full post »

Fall Is In The Air

Mammoth has been our family’s favorite vacation spot since the children were little. This year we were able toView full post »

The Man Behind The Camera – Frank Horvat

In October of 1979, I went on a “go-see” for a magazine named Jours De France. Upon arrival, I was ushered into a roomView full post »

Charcoal – Not Just For BBQs

I’ll be honest. When I hear charcoal – I think BBQ. My daughter did a mask on me and initially it made me look like aView full post »

Just Keep Swimming

Three years ago, after my husband, Ron, and I both had back surgery, our doctor recommended that we have “aquaView full post »

In My Hair

It started with wanting Marcia Brady hair in the early 70s, and then the “Farrah Fawcett” look during my disco-dancingView full post »

You’re My Bucket List

When my husband was very ill, I asked him, “What’s on your bucket list.” His reply,View full post »

New Mexico Sunsets

From the rising of the sun to its going down, The Lord’s name is to be praised. Psalm 113:3 Ron and I recently had theView full post »

Got Goat

My son, Zachary (who is obviously extremely fit) has been trying to help me make healthy lifestyle changes. Today, weView full post »

In Pursuit Of Blonde

It looks as if I’m trying to contact extraterrestrials. The reality is that I am willing to do some pretty sillyView full post »