Monthly Archives: January 2011

Bible in 90 Days {Week 4 Recap}

A whole month has passed since we started the Bible in 90 Days Challenge. That makes me feel accomplished; it means we are 1/3rd of the way through! Yay!! My reading schedule is not very “scheduled” anymore. Whereas I started … Continue reading

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Sunday Smorgasbord

Surely you’ve heard about all the chaos in Egypt. I’ve been keeping an eye on the situation for a variety of reasons. I still can’t believe they managed to shut down the internet! Can you imagine? Could that ever happen … Continue reading

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Warning: Do Not Watch This Movie

Image Copyright Letters to God Movie, a Vivendi Entertainment Production If you think all prayers should get answered in happy ways, don’t watch this movie. If you think kids are too young to “get” God, don’t bother watching this movie. … Continue reading

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It’s “Ruff” Being a Preacher’s Kid

I’ve written about our PK’s (Preacher’s Kids) before–The Youngest and The Eldest–but we actually have three kids. The third is short, hairy and pretty smelly. We make him live outside. Occasionally we let him come inside for a visit and, … Continue reading

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Boys Will Be Boys {It’s a Worldwide Phenomenon}

Betcha won’t guess what we received in the mail recently? A little bundle of cuteness all the way from Peru: our first letter from our Compassion correspondence child, José! Have I ever told you that one of my “Bucket List” items is … Continue reading

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Bible in 90 Days {Week Three Recap}

  We’re rolling right along in the 90 Day Challenge. We’ve already covered 21 days. Let’s see…how many books did we read this week? Four–count ‘em–FOUR books: Joshua, Judges, Ruth and I Samuel. I’m definetely thrilled to be reading narratives … Continue reading

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Sunday Smorgasbord

Maybe this one should be titled “Sunday Smorgasbord…Light.” Due to the chaos of the week, I haven’t had time to do a lot of blog reading. Still, I wanted to throw a few links out for some loving: I am … Continue reading

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Consistency {with a Side of Chicken and Dumplings}

You might have noticed the crickets chirping on the ol’ blog lately. I got a little sidetracked this week because had to travel to my 96 year-old great-grandmother’s funeral services. There was no sadness–only rejoicing because she was a believer. … Continue reading

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Fine Dining at Château de Francs

Yesterday was my anniversary…in case you missed that post. Tuesdays are notoriously busy for our family and yesterday was even more so. There was no time for dinner dates or movies or any such thing that couples do to commemorate … Continue reading

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14 Years Ago…

Fourteen years ago, The Husband and I were a couple of young (and in my case, very young ;) ) bucks without two dimes to rub together. I wore big glasses and we both had bad haircuts. I slipped on a puffy white dress … Continue reading

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