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By | September 3, 2019

I love the show “Fixer Upper!” I enjoy watching Chip and Joanna Gaines take a sad and worn house and transform it into this amazingly, beautiful new house that is much more functional for their clients needs. They work diligently to bring new life into a structure that has been neglected and abused for far…

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By | August 26, 2019

It’s early morning and I sit quietly on my front porch and watch as all of creation awakens from slumber. The sky loses its grip on darkness and in its place are the most beautiful shades of pink and orange. The colors deepen and become bolder as the sun reaches the horizon and then like…

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Secret Life Of Sunflowers

By | August 19, 2019

Standing tall with their faces to the east, the sunflowers wait in anticipation of the rising sun. As the sun breaks the horizon and begins to mount in the sky, the fields of sunflowers stretch their petals upward as if reaching out in worship. Their faces follow the sun’s movements as it glides across the…

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Your Beautiful Story

By | August 12, 2019

Driving home from a bridal shower yesterday, I began thinking about the two lives that are about to come together as one. God has begun to merge two beautiful stories together as they journey into this marriage. There is joy, beauty, anticipation and most of all love as this day nears and as I thought…

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By | August 6, 2019

This morning, two of my friends and I went on our usual Tuesday morning bike ride, but as we got about 3.5 miles out, one of my friends blew a tire. I raced back to our house to get the truck and my bike tire pump while my two friends started to change her tire.…

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Focus Girl! Focus!

By | July 30, 2019

This week I was having trouble focusing on getting the work done I needed to get done on a writing project and as if on cue, God brought a memory to mind with the lesson that He wanted me to understand. He reminded me of a day that I took our dog Oliver on a…

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New Lenses To See Clearer

By | July 23, 2019

I am not very good at “doing” doctor visits. If an appointment has the prefix “Doctor” in front of it I will try to put it off as long as possible. So it was with my eye “doctor” appointment. I had been well past my due date of having a routine exam and I noticed…

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Dropping Anchor

By | July 21, 2019

Last night my husband and I, along with one of our son’s and his girlfriend traveled down to our County Fair. As we wove our way through the plethora of fair food trucks, livestock barns and of course the midway that was alive with the blinking lights and screaming children being tossed around on the…

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Stepping Into The Tech Age

By | July 20, 2019

Ok so I find myself having to navigate the tech age of blogging. Trying to set up a page has been frustrating to say the least! Why can’t you just select a template and then fill in the blanks as directed? Trying to figure out widgets, pages, posts, social media links, etc. makes my head…

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