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Facebook Users, Unite!

Because I care deeply, yea, passionately about Facebook; because I want the world of Facebook to be a place of harmony, laughter and love, and because these things are just too stinkin’ cute, I’m sharing the following with you: (Yes, that was the world’s longest run-on sentence. Sorry.) Live long and [socially] prosper! 

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The Secret {A Tall Tale Told with Love}

Samantha Hollis slumped under the weight of her backpack as she stepped off the school bus onto Worthington Way. Her door was three houses up the street on the left, next door to Mrs. O’Tool. She had to walk right past her house to get to her own. Her steps quickened and she tucked her… Continue reading The Secret {A Tall Tale Told with Love}

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The Richest Lady I Know

Note: The following is a short story from my imagination during a recent bout of insomnia. Nothing below is true, all characters are fictional. Thank you. 🙂 I hurried my two oldest kiddos into the house from playing outside. The wind was blowing ferociously across our bare lawn. The heat had taken its toll, not… Continue reading The Richest Lady I Know

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A Little Experiment

I have a wonderful blogging friend over at Thoughts from a Homemaker’s Heart who is an expert photographer. For some time now, I’ve admired the drop shadow effect she’s used on her photos. I found a tutorial online and gave it a whirl. It kinda looks…grainy. I don’t know if I did something wrong, or… Continue reading A Little Experiment

Christmas · Just for fun

Mary for a Day

While recently considering the Christmas story from Luke 2, I began to put myself in the place of Mary. What would it have been like to be the mother of the Savior of the world? Of course, I’ll never know, but it was fun to think about it. I thought I’d share my musings here.… Continue reading Mary for a Day

homeschooling · Just for fun

One of "Those" Days

So, have you ever had one of those days? The kind where it doesn’t just rain, it pours? The kind where the dog bites and the bee stings and singing about your favorite things just doesn’t happen? In fact, who ever sang after they were bitten by a dog or stung by a bee anyway? Yeah,… Continue reading One of "Those" Days