Archive for October, 2012

Shutterfly Giveaway

Friday, October 19th, 2012

I’ve used Shutterfly in the past for photo cards, prints, and photo books and have always been pleased with their products. When they contacted me to ask if I’d like to give away a $50 credit to their site, I had to say yes! I’m sure several of you like Shutterfly too! One of the […]

7 Random Things About Me

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

I haven’t posted one of these in ages so here goes~ 1. I dislike the mixture of cranberry and orange flavors–eww! 2. When I’m typing the word “bay”, I always type “baby”. 3. I eat weird stuff–one of my favorite snacks is coconut oil, unsweetened coconut, and sunflower seeds. I’ve been cheating lately and adding […]

Double Blind~Winner

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

  Random.org chose #10 Karyn! Thanks for entering~~

You Don’t Know Me~A Deep Haven Novel by Susan May Warren~Book Review

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

I reviewed a Deep Haven novel awhile ago and found all the rest of them. I really enjoy this series and how Susan May Warren tells the stories and weaves characters in and out of each book, but each story changes and talks about different characters. Deep Haven is a northwoods Minnesota town that sounds […]

Tellin’ The Truth Tuesday

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

  I’m still chugging along working on maintaining. I was doing super well until the end of September when for some reason, I started struggling with the maintenance. So, I’m trying to be more strict and hopefully keep off the pounds so that whenever I go back on the strict phase I won’t have lots […]

Pumpkin Bars So Yummy You Won’t Miss the Grain or Sugar…

Monday, October 15th, 2012

  I tweaked a recipe I found online and here’s what I came up with for a healthy version of pumpkin bars. They are moist and to me seem to be a mix between pumpkin pie and pumpkin bars. 1 c. almond meal 1/2 c. xylitol 2 eggs 3/4 c. pumpkin puree 1/2 tsp. baking […]

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Works Of God~Share A Blessing

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Anyone out there blessed? I hope so! Our blessings this week~ *A heater so we don’t freeze in our house! *Having things we need and even things we want. *Family and friends *Time to rest–we were lazy all day yesterday (after church) and I think that’s what we needed! What about you? Please share!

Dayspring Christian Academy~The Pilgrim Story~Schoolhouse Review

Saturday, October 13th, 2012

Description: The Pilgrim Story was developed by Dayspring Christian Academy, which is one of 25 Principle Approach® schools in America. The Principle Approach is America’s historic, classical Christian method of education to prepare young people to be servants, scholars, and statesmen in our constitutional federal republic.  This requires developing a biblical worldview as well as excellence […]

From Outside The Frame

Friday, October 12th, 2012

  I love this lady–she’s 102 and still drives her 1930’s Cadillac! Make sure you watch the 2 minute video–she’s wonderful. 101 Fall Freezer Meals Time to think about having things ready for flu season Make your own hand scrub Make sure you enter my book give away!!!

Double Blind~Brandilyn Collins~Book Review & Giveaway

Thursday, October 11th, 2012

I received an email asking me if I’d like to review Brandilyn’s new book. I emailed back super fast and said YES! I found Brandilyn’s books several years ago on a blog hop–or something like that. When I was at the library, one of her new books was on the shelf and I recognized her […]