Archive for January, 2012

Tellin’ The Truth Tuesday~Be Prepared Away From Home Edition

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

  Recently, I was discussing being prepared with some others on their weight loss journey. I suggested a couple things and though I’d share them with you. I’d also love it if you chime in and share tips that have worked for you! 1. Plan ahead where you’re going to eat if you’re out and […]

Heart of Gold~Robin Lee Hatcher~BookSneeze Review

Monday, January 30th, 2012

This is my first ever Kindle book review. I got an email from BookSneeze with the soon to be released books and saw Robin Lee Hatcher’s new book was available. By the time I got there it was only for e-readers but hey! I have a new Kindle. I downloaded it and got right to […]

Works of God ~Blessings Anyone?

Monday, January 30th, 2012

  Lee is back to work. This will be 2 weeks without a paycheck–but I am thankful he’s back to work. It was nice to have him home for awhile. I’m thankful for my piano students–I get paid this week! (haha) I am thankful that our winter hasn’t been too harsh–maybe we shall survive. What […]

Shabby Apple Giveaway~Closed

Friday, January 27th, 2012

Shabby Apple contacted me to see if I’d like to offer a giveaway featuring one of their lovely items. I said sure! I’ve never worn anything from their site, but I’ve seen lots of giveaways and figured you may like to enter too. I had to choose an item to giveaway which was difficult. I […]

From Outside The Frame

Friday, January 27th, 2012

Here are some links I found this week–if you have some favorite links or favorite links post let me know! Single serve snack cake Pioneer Woman’s pantry suggestions 25 handmade gifts for boys Vanilla Pudding Sauce–it looks like they use this on pancakes A list of seven letter words so you can win at Scrabble […]

Kindle Report~How To Find Free Kindle Books

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

James and I got a Kindle Touch for Christmas. I seem to be using it more than he does, but he’s interested at least. I’m the bigger reader around here.I wanted to get it to encourage him to read a little bit more–we’ll see if my plan worked. I’m reading more at least! (haha not […]

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Unhallowed Ground~Book Review

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

Earlier this year, I reviewed my first book by Mel Starr–A Trail of Ink. You can read that here. Kregel Publications offered his next book for review and I decided to join in. I received Unhallowed Ground and dug in. Normally, I read female authors, but I liked his last book. This one is good […]

OK! This Is Rather Cool!

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

A few weeks ago, I got a message on Etsy asking to use one of my photos in a magazine in The Netherlands. Hmmm sounds a little fishy to me. They sent me a link to their blog and said I could watermark the photos for online use.  I decided to give it a try. […]

Works of God

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

  Lee was off all last week due to work being done on his truck. This was the most time he’s been home since last September when he started trucking. It was nice having him home and I’m sure God will take care of us on the week without pay (;0 !) That anti-freeze bath […]


Sunday, January 22nd, 2012

My sister shared this song the other day. I like it!