Archive for August, 2010

Glimpses of Light

Monday, August 9th, 2010

I’ve not written about single mothering for a long while. That part of our life really hasn’t changed you know. I just haven’t had anything to say about it. It’s hard and exhausting as always, but I’m making do. I do a lot of praying. I ask God to show me what I need to […]

Works of God~Count Your Blessings

Sunday, August 8th, 2010

1. We’ve been enjoying beautiful weather. 2. I’ve been very thankful for my home. Even with all the things that need to be fixed up, I’m glad God provided a decent home for us at a decent price. 3. I’m blessed to laugh with my son a lot. He cracks me up. 4. I’m blessed […]

From Outside the Frame

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

Aren’t these little knit butterfly rings so sweet? An old mansion on Shorpy–I think it looks cool! How to make a skirt in 30 seconds An art teacher’s favorite art supplies A tutorial for enameled numbers–to use like tags. Cute stuff in the Farm Chicks shop. I love the polk a dot birthday candles and […]

Catching Up Chat

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

I feel like I’ve not been keeping up on blogs or blogging or Facebook or Twitter–but then I decided that’s just a-ok! I do feel like I’ve not been letting all of you know how much I appreciate you though. I try to visit your blogs and leave a comment or reply to comments here, […]

Night Out

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

James and I went to the National Night Out last night. Lot of community organizations were there with information and games for the children. It was also a community awareness/police event. The children’s library gave children the opportunity to sign up for a ride to the event in the back of a police car. James […]

Kitchen Meme

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010

I saw this at Barbara’s ages ago and thought I’d play along–finally! 1. Do you have magnets on your fridge? Very few. I hate a cluttered fridge. On the front, I have some clear acrylic frames that I decorated and glued magnets on the back. I slip pictures in them and enjoy the clean look. […]

Works of God~Count Your Blessings

Sunday, August 1st, 2010

Does anyone have any blessings to count this week? I’m very thankful that Lee finished school. I can tell he feels a burden has lifted and he’s so proud of his accomplishment. I am too! I’m thankful for his job. We have a LOT of catching up to do on bills, but it’s a blessing […]

You Can Come As You Are

Sunday, August 1st, 2010

Here’s another great song that has blessed me. What a wonderful truth that we can come to Jesus as we are. We don’t have to fix us. He does the fixing! You can Come as you are He’s not mad at you And He’s not disappointed His grace is greater still Than all of your […]