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Entries from November 28th, 2011

5 Steps to Reducing Christmas Chaos

November 28th, 2011 · 30 Comments · Uncategorized

  We all want to have a peaceful, joyful Christmas.  Christmas is an incredible time of year to share God’s love and grace with those around you.   Many times though, our desires for a tranquil time result in stress, busyness [...]

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Attitude of Gratitude

November 22nd, 2011 · 5 Comments · Uncategorized

“Is she as famous as you mom?”  My youngest son asked.  At that I laughed out loud and said, “who?” ” The Meg person you’re writing to.” He responded.  “Goodness, son…mommy’s not famous!”  I said.   “Yes, you are!  You’ve written [...]

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The Gift

November 12th, 2011 · 10 Comments · Uncategorized

    When one gives of himself, as you have done, for the kind of people like me, Without knowing where you’d be serving or what you would face and see. Sacrifices made, strength you gained, courage in the face [...]

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You’ll Be Amazed at What We’ve Done!

November 8th, 2011 · 2 Comments · encouragement, life lessons, fullness

~To Do List~

My youngest son Landon burst through the door.  He was clearly on a mission outside and needed my help in completing it.  “Mom can you help us make a tree swing?  We’ve got the rope and boards, but we need [...]

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Self Care: Exercise is Essential

November 2nd, 2011 · 25 Comments · Uncategorized

I’m very consistent with exercise.  I know it’s important, so once every six weeks or so I go for a jog.  I’m inconsistently consistent every six weeks. Actually, I am getting better.  Our family has two dogs that absolutely will [...]

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The Grass is Always Greener over the Septic Tank

November 2nd, 2011 · 7 Comments · Uncategorized

Sometimes as women we gaze longingly at other homes, careers, other ladies looks, their clothes, husbands, etc. The list can go on and on. We want someone else’s looks, shape or talent; we daydream about having more loving and attentive [...]

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Attitude is Everything: Positive Attitude = Better Health

November 2nd, 2011 · 6 Comments · Uncategorized

Recently I came across the article below.  It made a huge impact on me and how I think and also, what I choose to concentrate on mentally.  Our brains have a direct correlation to our bodies, so ultimately if we [...]

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Love, Laugh, Play, Pray Everyday

November 2nd, 2011 · 32 Comments · Uncategorized

When our boys were younger we were inundated with busyness.  One of them was in need at all times.  Three young boys in addition to my two live in elderly in-laws made for a constant schedule of non-stop.  I would [...]

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