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Try Something New Thursdays~ Favorite Things Series 2

This post is Part 2 of my Favorite Things series.  Last week, I wrote about my love for The Advent Book (have you reserved your copy for 2013?!!) and today I will share my 2nd favorite thing- which has morphed into 3 of my favorite things!  I hope you don’t mind…   The first time I saw her, I was overwhelmed with […]

Try Something New Thursdays~ Favorite Things Series

I love January!  In fact, it is my favorite month of the year. Why you ask? Here is one of the reasons… Here’s another… And one more… Yes, I am one of those crazy ones who enjoys snow.  Seeing my kids have so much fun playing in the snow has been a blessing. This is the current view from my […]

Try Something New Thursdays~ Thankful Recipes

I haven’t written a “Try Something New Thursdays” post in quite a long time.  And I wasn’t sure that anyone had even noticed. That’s the thing about blogging.  Sometimes it feels like I am just writing for myself and it can feel like no one reads what I write.  Occasionally someone will comment or I will receive an incredibly encouraging […]

Try Something New Thursdays~ Just for Fun!

Recently, my friend Nancy, who blogs at Words From the Home Front sent me a message to tell me that she had nominated me for The Liebster Award.  I was intrigued.  This is what I discovered… What is the Liebster Award? The German word Liebster (pronounced LEEB-ster) means sweetest, kindest, nicest, dearest, beloved, lovely, kind pleasant, valued, cute, endearing, and welcoming.  The […]

Try Something New Thursday~ Homeschooling

Lindsay started going to preschool when she was 3 years old.  Ethan was a baby and she was a handful.  It was obvious that she needed structure. It was a great decision.  She thrived in the preschool environment.  She learned things that I would not have been able to teach her. And so when Ethan turned 3, we didn’t even […]