Category Archives: Reflections

A time to be thankful….Thursday Edition

    Kelli at “There is No Place Like Home” is hosting a special Thanksgiving meme this week to prepare our homes and hearts for Thanksgiving next week. I was so excited when I went to her blog either last … Continue reading

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Would you still buy organics if you were on a REALLY tight budget?

This question was asked on an email loop that I belong to. The question was asked by a wonderful ladie that is concerned about a close friend of hers that has a 2 year old with a corn allergy, and … Continue reading

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Sleep, blessed sleep :)

Let me preface this by saying, I really enjoy getting up between 4:30 and 5 am each morning…..I like to use the wee hours of the morning for exercise (which I DESPERATELY need to get back to!), spending time alone … Continue reading

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Carnival of Beauty–The Beauty of Fire

I just found out about the Carnival of Beauty weekly thread. It sounds great, and this is my first Carnival of Beauty entry. This week’s entry, The Beauty of Fire, is hosted by Lindsey. Right now I am studying the … Continue reading

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Praying without ceasing….

Yesterday, one of the ladies on the Making It Home Yahoo Group posted about having problems with praying while going about her daily routines in her home. I responded, and in the past 18 or so hours, I have been … Continue reading

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An opportunity to encourage the Godfrey family

A couple of days ago I posted a prayer request for a precious family that some of you may know through the blogging community.    I just found out through the Making It Home yahoo group that Biblical Womanhood is sending … Continue reading

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The examples that we set for our daughters…..

This week I have been reminded how much I take my husband for granted (these were internal reminders…..from the Holy Spirit….not anything external or from my husband).   I won’t go into any details, but I realized that I need to … Continue reading

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Goodbye and God Bless You, Steve Irwin

Our family has spent many hours over the past several years watching and enjoying Steve and Terri Irwin from Australia Zoo and Animal Planet/Discovery Channel’s Crocodile Hunter television show.   This morning I was so sad to turn on my computer, … Continue reading

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CWO (Christian Women Online) In "Other" Words

This week’s quote is: “Once in a while you have to take a break and visit yourself .” – Audrey Giorgi   I have found in the past 13 1/2 years of being a mom, and specifically a stay at home … Continue reading

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Independance Day

This week, our family, as well as our country celebrated a very important holiday.  Our Independance Day…..as we were leaving the community fireworks display I began to reflect on what this really means in our day to day lives.   The … Continue reading

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