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Cultivate Peace

James 3:13-18- 13 ¶ Who among you is wise and understanding? By his good conduct he should show that his works are done in the gentleness that comes from wisdom. 14 But if you have bitter envy and selfish ambition … Continue reading

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What really matters…

What really matters? its the simple things….the “things” that can’t be bought… like this wind caressing warm May afternoon spent walking in the yard with my barefoot baby. or admiring the beauty of my new hanging plants and the sweet … Continue reading

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I Resolve to Have a Happier Year!

I have always loved New Year’s. Its symbolic to me. New beginnings; a fresh clean slate. I’d mentally recharge myself and begin again no matter how crummy or filled with failure the previous year had been. I’d make the typical resolutions- you … Continue reading

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My house is now my home

Nearly seven years ago, my husband and I decided upon a set of plans and had a new house built. Surprisingly, the construction went so fast we found ourselves painting the walls and getting ready to move in with our … Continue reading

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tire swing fun…

I usually try not to post pictures that I took that might be out of focus or just quick shots, but, I’ll have to put aside my “pickyness” and share these anyway. Saturday, I had planned on cleaning up my … Continue reading

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Blanket forts and “ruts”

Ever get to that point in your life that you feel like you’ve driven yourself right into the deepest rut and just can’t find your way out? You live your life filling your responsibilities with martyr like gusto and taking care of … Continue reading

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10 signs you need to get a babysitter for the evening and go out…

I’m sure we’ve all had some crazy momma days where it seemed that the kids have all ganged up in attempts to see how far they can push you off the cliff. I know that when it gets to feeling … Continue reading

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