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baking
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Homemaking

Not Perfect But Still Nourishing

I love baking and usually turn out wonderful baked goods but let’s face it, I have 8 kids and sometimes I get distracted and mess up! Just yesterday I was making blueberry muffins. I’ve made them so many times that I didn’t take the time to get out my ingredients and go over the recipe. […]

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Parenting

Super Powers

“Do you want to know what my super power is?” my 5 year old son asked me the other day and so began a conversation that continued for the next several days. The list started with things like super strength, the ability to see what is happening in his mind (his form of imagination), and […]

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Faith
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God Provides

Great is Thy faithfulness! Great is Thy faithfulness! Morning by morning new mercies I see. All I have needed Thy hand hath provided; Great is Thy faithfulness, Lord, unto me! One of my favorite songs on my playlist is Great is Thy Faithfulness. It reminds me over and over that I can trust God to […]

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Books
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Redeemed

Christ in the Chaos: A Book Review

I started reading Christ in the Chaos by Kimm Crandall sometime last year. I’ve had to read it slowly. Chewing on her ideas and letting them sink in. Kimm fleshes out the gospel message to mothers everywhere living in the chaos of normal life as she herself lives through it. She comes right along side […]

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Faith
Gardening
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God Provides

This year our garden was nearly a bust! We started a little earlier with a backyard garden planted the end of April. We enjoyed some peas and lettuce and had hopes of carrots, onions, beets and potatoes. Only the potatoes materialized. (So far we have had 3 meals from our own potatoes and there are […]

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babies
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6potato …. is a Boy!

We are excited to announce that we now have a baby boy. He was born September 26 at 7:35 pm after 21 hours of labor. He was 7 lbs 12 1/2 oz and 20 inches long. We had a water birth for the first time and I would definitely do it again! His sisters are […]

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Homemaking

God’s Timing

After 3 failed attempts to sell our house in the last 7 years God sold our house in 2 days last week! Wednesday morning our last realtor called to see if we might still be interested in selling our house for the price we had it listed at last December. If so, could he show […]

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Parenting

Expecting 6potato

Just wanted to post a quick note to let you all know that we are expecting blessing #6 to arrive in September. We heard the heartbeat a couple weeks ago and everything seems to be going well. Hope you are well and maybe I’ll have time to write more often on here. I have posted […]

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One of those weeks

Have you had one of those weeks when each day you think surely the worst of it is over but then something else happens? Last week was one of those weeks for me but reflecting on it I see God working in our lives through all the yuck. We went camping over the weekend and […]

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