Grace, the crazy kind…

Grace. Sometimes I think we push away from grace. Grace shows us just how weak we really are. I am prone to despise what I need most, exercise being a case in point. I need to exercise, I can’t do too much because it whacks out my adrenal glands if I overdo it. I am […]

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FMF: {VISIT}

Join me for Five Minute Friday…a little ‘free-writing’ exercise and lovely community of people who write. There are editing badgers here…just writing. Our prompt today is VISIT. Links are at the bottom of this post… Go… I need to write about a little visit we had last night with a wonderful young couple. They invited […]

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The Crimson Cord {a review}

Rahab is a woman who captures our imagination. How did she end up as a prostitute with such courage and bravery so as to hide Israelite spies and risk her life for them? Not only that, she forsakes her country, her gods and her entire way of life in order to live with them after […]

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catching up

I have been wanting to post so many things over the last week: – why we’re addicted to drama – reclaiming kids (we added one in last week) – talk a little about beauty and why it’s so hard to wrap our head around our own – carbon monoxide poisoning – adrenal fatigue and the […]

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Weekend Reading {Reviews}

You’ll want to pick these two books up for weekend reading! I found both to be excellent reads. Very different genres and points of view. Hyam’s life changed completely when he discovered that the life he had known had guarded who he really was. When confronted with a group of knights out to destroy a […]

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Reclaiming a Quilted Life

After I signed off last week I totally reclaimed my house! Cleaned it and felt good at the end of the day. All the Christmas stuff is packed away minus a few snowmen that get to stay out until the white stuff melts. Frosty is a good friend and I can’t send him off too […]

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DEFINITIONS…

It’s Tuesday again!! Yay! I like Tuesdays. For one thing, they aren’t Mondays! On Tuesdays I want to talk about this idea of RECLAIMING, RECLAMATION. I like to go to the dictionary to see what Merriam-Webster has to say about it. Here’s their definition. re·claim verb \ri-ˈklām\ : to get back (something that was lost or […]

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Reclaiming FMF : {Welcome}

I let FMF (five minute friday) go for awhile. When I started the October 31 day challenge it just didn’t fit in with what I was writing at the time and I didn’t want to interupt the flow of the book I was posting (click on the Alphabet Soup tab if you’re wondering what I’m […]

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Reclamation Project #1

See that sparkly little bit on my nose? My daughter and I went together to get our noses pierced one crisp Saturday in November. We were a little nervous and kinda excited at the prospect. I’ve always thought they looked so nice on my friends that had them. Unfortunately I encountered some issues with mine. […]

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Reclaiming the World One Red Boot at a Time

It’s the first Tuesday of the new year. That should be celebrated don’t ya think? YAY! IT’S TUESDAY!!!!!! Okay, enough of that frivolity! The new year is SERIOUS business. I’m supposed to be making resolutions, starting revolutions, resolving to do stuff, save the world, etc., etc…. I will not be doing any of that. Just […]

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