Emerging Evangelist

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My son wrote out this message to put on his bedroom door.His hope is that when people drop in, they will pause, read the sign, and respond accordingly. … [Read more...]

Make-Do Mondays: More Plastic Bag Drying

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Make-Do Mondays, as you may recall from last week's post, is to be hosted by Shari at My Practically Perfect Life. I'm no longer the hub, but I do have a small make-do idea to share and link to the carnival.Back in August, I posted a photo of my make-do plastic bag dryer—a crock full of utensils on … [Read more...]

Food on Fridays: Nutella Commercial

(alternative button below)Here at the Food on Fridays carnival, any post remotely related to food is welcome. Recipes are enjoyed, but you can write about swallowing a bug on a recent bike ride or the Nutella commercial you just saw on TV.In other words, the Food on Fridays parameters are not at … [Read more...]

Recommended Reading for Soccer Families

The same link is provided at NotSoFastBook.com.Soccer moms, dads, grandparents, and coaches, please ignore the title of the following article and read it before this weekend’s matches:“For Kids Only…”(The end of the article echoes my post about doing the best we can.)Don’t miss a word: It’s easy to … [Read more...]

Bring on the Questions

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I've been asked to help provide some of the content for HighCallingBlogs.com (HCB). Sometimes I'll submit a post of my own (written especially for HCB), and sometimes I'll point readers to great material published by a High Calling Blogs member. The overall topic I'm focusing on is the high calling … [Read more...]

Doing the Best We Can

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Our eight-year-old boy was playing goalie at last weekend's soccer match. He stopped a couple of balls and was congratulated by some of the boys on the team each time. As he hurled the ball back into play, they would call out, "Good stop! Way to go!"Then one got past him. The other team scored.And … [Read more...]

Make-Do Mondays Migration

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see below for alternative buttonAt Make-Do Mondays we discuss how we’re simplifying, downsizing, repurposing, buying used, and using what we’ve got.It’s a carnival celebrating creative problem-solving, contentment, patience and ingenuity. To participate, share your own make-do solution in the … [Read more...]

Food on Fridays: Hurried Curry Dip

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(alternative button below)Here at the Food on Fridays carnival, any post remotely related to food is welcome. Recipes are enjoyed, but you can write about your love of Twizzlers or type out a nursery rhyme that has food in it (I'm thinking of "Jack Sprat Shall Eat no Fat," "Sing a Song of Sixpence" … [Read more...]

Will You Walk with Me through the Door?

On Wednesdays you can visit me at High Calling Blogs, where I will be writing about family and parenting. I'll also be recommending posts on those topics by writers in the High Calling Blog network.Today I invite you to step with me through the door to a parent's heart.Visit High Calling Blogs: … [Read more...]

Make-Do Mondays: Future Plans

see below for alternative buttonAt Make-Do Mondays we discuss how we’re simplifying, downsizing, repurposing, buying used, and using what we’ve got.It’s a carnival celebrating creative problem-solving, contentment, patience and ingenuity. To participate, share your own make-do solution in the … [Read more...]

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