Monthly Archive for: ‘January, 2012’

  • take a minute tuesday

    Take A Minute Tuesday

    Today as we take a break from our normal posts, I encourage you to be still for just a few minutes and take some time to meet with God.  God is all around us; we just have to take the time to experience Him.  Psalm …

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  • Stop Putting It Off

    One of my least favorite household chores is cleaning the bathrooms. It’s one of those chores that’s so easy to do but I always put it off until the bathroom is, well, pretty dirty. In fact, the other day, Trent said, “I guess I need …

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    Breakfast Pockets

    The original Breakfast Pockets recipe called for sausage but I traded ham instead since that’s what Trent likes and these are for his breakfasts. I also used this bread machine dough recipe instead. Breakfast Pockets Dough 1 cup warm milk 1 egg, lightly beaten 1 …

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  • New Kitchen Hardware E1371514884671

    New Kitchen Hardware…

    Changing your hardware is a very inexpensive way of updating the look of your kitchen. The drawer pulls I found were only $2 each and I found a bundle pack of the round nobs which cut down on costs too (I bought them a while …

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  • Can you plan for the unexpected?

    Guest post by Candy (my mom) from Reflections From My Porch Swing. The thought of becoming a widow is something that most women avoid simply because it is too painful.  However, it is a possibility and there are things that a woman should do to …

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  • take a minute tuesday

    Take A Minute Tuesday…

    Today as we take a break from our normal posts, I encourage you to be still for just a few minutes and take some time to meet with God.  God is all around us; we just have to take the time to experience Him.  Psalm …

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  • A bit of my story…

    A few weeks ago I had dinner with a friend. When I asked her if her family follows a budget she said, “You have to have money to have a budget.” Not knowing how much of a budget advocate I am, I simply disagreed with …

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  • Every Womans Marriage

    Every Woman’s Marriage Review

    I’m so excited to share Every Woman’s Marriage by Shannon and Greg Ethridge with you. I recently finished a small group study that went through this wonderful book/workbook. Wow, this was a great study! This book is not about how I can change my husband …

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  • take a minute tuesday

    Take A Minute Tuesday…

    Today as we take a break from our normal posts, I encourage you to be still for just a few minutes and take some time to meet with God.  God is all around us; we just have to take the time to experience Him.  Psalm …

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  • christmas card collage

    Using All Those Christmas Card Photos…

    I love getting Christmas cards that either contain or are photos. The question is, what should I do with all of them once Christmas has passed? A few years ago I came up with this simple idea that I’ve used ever since. Cut off the …

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