June Walk

Softly stepping, sunlight blazing, umbrella trees perfectly shading…

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21 x 2

“There are two things we should give our children; one is roots and the other is wings.”

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these are the days

these are the days of loud music blaring in cars girls belting tunes as if they were the stars these are the days of selfies and laughs dabbling in makeup and perfecting the craft these are the days when emotions run low… and high these are the days that too quickly will pass by I […]

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nothing is ever really lost…

My hubby and I had an impromptu date yesterday,  and we decided to walk one of the local trails.  Instead of wearing crocs with no socks (that rhymes, lol),   I took the time to put on socks and shoes-  a rare occasion it was! We got into the car, and marveled over the crystal […]

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I realized today…

I realized today that I am completely addicted to my smart phone- and I don’t like it. Not one little bit. When my girls were little, I intentionally only used it when I needed to.  Same with the laptop.  I didn’t want them to have to compete with electronics for my attention. Fast forward 13 […]

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he who began a good work in you…

I am excited to share with you something awesome that happened to me recently! After taking ministry prep classes for over 8 years, this past Friday I was ordained as an elder in the Church of the Nazarene!  Aside from my wedding day and the birth of my two daughters, it was absolutely the most […]

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Amazing Grace (House of the Rising Son)

Amazing Grace, How sweet the sound That saved a wretch like me I once was lost, but now am found T’was blind but now I see T’was Grace that taught my heart to fear And Grace, my fears relieved How precious did that grace appear The hour I first believed When we’ve been there, ten […]

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walk by faith

  perched up high  backdrop of sky  a victory song is sung  joyful singing  praises ringing  the battle has been won  after days and days  and days of rain  we bask in the sunlight   my little friend sings  he spreads his wings  preparing to take flight  It has rained for days on end here. […]

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Starbucks ain’t got nothin’ on me

Ok, I admit that I have been rolling through that Starbucks drive-thru a little too frequently.  They just so happen to offer something fabulous for those of us who follow the Trim Healthy Mama approach to food- bacon and gouda sous vide egg bites!  They are so so good that I literally crave them.  And […]

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The Holly and The Ivy

“The Holly and the Ivy” The holly and the ivy, When they are both full grown Of all the trees that are in the wood The holly bears the crown  The holly bears a blossom As white as lily flower And Mary bore sweet Jesus Christ To be our sweet Saviour From the rising of […]

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