Archive for June, 2011

Works of God~Share A Blessing

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

  Sorry I’m late with this!   Some of our blessings– 1. Lee’s official discharge from his duty to the department of corrections! WOO HOO! 2. Some warmer days–not many 3. James and I got free passes to the local pool. 4. A few sales online   What about you? Any blessings?


Friday, June 10th, 2011

I was at a Bible study with  a friend of mine this morning. We’re studying Francis Chan’s Crazy Love! While I was gone, the mail arrived and Lee must have opened it first. But I didn’t realize it until later. I was in the kitchen and smack in the middle of the fridge was a […]

From Outside The Frame

Friday, June 10th, 2011

  I enjoyed this post on parenting at Barbara’s Stray Thoughts–good encouragement! Jute flower pots–easy and cute! 4th of July flag craft–oooO! Lots of links to crafty tea ideas–not recipes but crafts with tea pots, etc Make your own library card catalog card! Great info on coconut oil–talks about the health benefits A fun idea […]

Book Review~My Foolish Heart by Susan May Warren

Thursday, June 9th, 2011

  I found Susan May Warren by doing a book review and I’ve enjoyed all her books so far. (Haven’t read them all~) This book will be a great summer read for you. Perfect for lounging in a chair in your back yard and drinking some tea! This story is set in Deep Haven, Minnesota […]


Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

The past few days, I’ve felt so overwhelmed. I’m overwhelmed at the changes I need to make in my own life and actions. I’m overwhelmed at things that James needs to work on. 10 has sprouted into quite an age (oh my!) I sat down with Sonya Shaefer’s Laying Down The Rails book and almost […]

Boy Funnies

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

Here’s another oldie but goodie! Tonight James was watching a DVD. He said, “This is my favorite scene in this movie. Do you want to write that on your blog or something?” HAHAHA! I also forget his other cute saying. To say except as in “I was going to go except I got sick.”     He […]

OOPS! Grace For Every Trial Winner

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

  Where have I been that I didn’t take care of this? SORRY! chose #3 Jennifer   Thanks for entering! Please email me your address so I can send it out. adustyframe @ (take out the spaces) I have another giveaway coming up soon! Stay tuned….

Tellin’ The Truth Tuesday

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

This past week, I went back on the strict phase of my diet. I lost the bit of weight that I always gain between rounds–not much but I fluctuate a bit. So hopefully over the next few weeks, I’ll hit some new territory! James and I have been taking a walk most evenings–as long as […]

Works of God~Share a Blessing

Monday, June 6th, 2011

  What blessings are you counting today?   I’m enjoying my little garden. I planted 2 tomatoes, 1 cucumber, we have garlic and onions, and I also planted strawberries and basil. I need to plant some lettuce but I have an accidental lettuce growing out of the side of the garden–I guess leftover from a […]

From Outside The Frame

Saturday, June 4th, 2011

  A pdf with car games for those traveling this summer! A recipe to use with meatballs ht to Barbara–good thing because I just found 2 bags of meatballs in the freezer–I thought we ate them already! I just found this shop on Etsy–I just love it for the polk a dot straws! 20 Summertime […]