Daily Archives: May 11, 2012

My daughter got a job!!


Another blessing!  Jen has been job hunting like mad, and starts Monday in a nanny/housekeeping position, great pay, flexible hours…which is good because she also has an amazing friend who has decided that she wants to pay for her to … Continue reading

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Faith Triumphs


From the classic Streams in the Desert devotional, volume 1.  This entry for today is so relevant to the current events in my life right now.  I know also for many of you, so I thought I’d share it with … Continue reading

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Name That Abstract #2


Here is a new abstract for you to come up with a name for.  The same rules apply as before, and the deadlines are the same as for the Name That Abstract Poetry challenge that I just posted below.  Submit … Continue reading

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Ocean Dancer: Name that Abstract Winner, and new challenge


The winner of the first Name That Abstract contest is “Ocean Dancer”, submitted by my friend Skye.  The voting was unanimous between the top 3: Name That Abstract Finalists. Congratulations, Skye!!  I can’t link your page, since you don’t have … Continue reading

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Imagine my surprise and delight…


…when I heard a knock on the door, and opened it to find a big box sitting outside.  I looked around and saw the FedEx truck leaving, brought the box inside wondering what this could be, and who for?  But … Continue reading

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Helmet Hair Oblivion


Ha ha!  This picture is so funny to me.  I think it was taken on the day we were celebrating my grandparents’ 50th wedding anniversary.  That would’ve been in June of 1968.  I’m not positive about that, but I think … Continue reading

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