Archive for December, 2010

From Outside the Frame

Friday, December 10th, 2010

I don’t have very many links this week believe it or not! The Common Room shares a list of Christmas books Homemade lotion–these always catch my eye  and I never take time to make them! A pretty glaze for cookies Easy ornaments that look very pretty What did you find?

Books We’re Reading

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

I haven’t posted about our books in ages! Here are some books in progress– Wild Rose The True Story of a Civil War Spy–it’s actually very interesting. She was a Confederate Spy and lived in Washington D.C. Tyler’s Row–another Miss Read book. I haven’t gotten very far but I really enjoy her books. James and […]

This and That Chat

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

The busy Christmas season is here. I really enjoy this time of year, but there always seems to be something to do and somewhere to go. I’m working on slowing down and just savoring every moment. I am enjoying our tree. We went to a farm and cut our down our first every real Christmas […]


Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

Lately, I’ve been thinking that I pretty much think I’ve gone through enough and surely there won’t be more right? I don’t know why I hold onto this thinking that I’ve “paid my dues” and I’m done dealing with trials. I surely hope so, but I know that I can’t expect to live the rest […]

Works of God~Share Your Blessings

Monday, December 6th, 2010

Any blessings to share? *I had one just a few minutes ago! The ladies group at church is studying Trusting God by Jerry Bridges. I’m not able to make it to the Bible study and I wondered yesterday where I could find the book inexpensively. This morning on Crystal’s blog, I found a link to […]

From Outside the Frame

Friday, December 3rd, 2010

We have a crazy crazy weekend this weekend! Sorry, I didn’t get this up earlier. I like this felt Christmas tree MMMM these cookies look yummy! Homemade peppermint oreos Ideas for crafting with book pages DIY mongram mugs I saw this all over Facebook the other day–cool! Photo lens mugs! Keep Calm and Carol On–free […]

Remember Single Moms at Christmas

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

When the holiday season rolls around, I think of all the times people did something to make our Christmas special. I want to challenge you to think of single moms this year. Think about being in their shoes and think what would bless you. Here are a couple posts I’ve written in the past about […]

Tellin’ the Truth….Whatever Day It Is….

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Ok, I am FREEZING! I think my loss of insulation is making me really feel the cold! I was cold in the winter before, but phew….I’m freezing! I almost can’t stand the cold. It’s going to be a looooooong winter! I’ve been teasing that maybe I should have waited to lose weight until the spring! […]