Becoming a Christian…accepting Christ as Savior…being born again—whatever words you use to describe or define your relationship with God, they denote a commitment. In aligning yourself with Jesus you are committing to be faithfully obedient to him.
The world is constantly moving forward, improving and finding new and better ways to do things. And while I applaud the inevitable march of progress and technology, it’s alarming to me how many of basic skills many people are lacking nowadays.
Picture of my Grandmother from our vintage photo stash
Ok. One of two things needs to happen. Either school ends asap…or the temperature reaches 85 degrees every day moving forward. Because, you guys. I just cannot buy Trevor any more pants! Honestly, I’m shocked we lasted this long. But, he officially has holes on both knees, for all pairs.
I actually made this Four Cheese Bacon Mac in OCTOBER of last year, back when I had the ridiculous idea that I was going to get ahead and save some recipes for “maternity leave” after I had the baby. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha!
Complaining is harmful to body and soul… Sometimes I enjoy a “good complain.” You know, a little commiserating, self-pity, critical whining. But a “good complain” isn’t really good. One author offers 10 reasons why complaining is “toxic,” especially in a group: 1. It makes things look worse 2. It becomes habit 3.
I am an information junkie. From the time I was a child I’ve enjoyed reading and learning new things. I would spend hours pouring over encyclopedias, watching documentaries, and reading biographies. And I still do today. Often while cleaning my house I’ll find an instructional video or documentary on YouTube to listen to, because doing those menial tasks can get really boring!
· by · Ok, so there is something you should know about me and organizing. I love to be organized. Unfortunately, I’m bad at it. Ask Steve. He will be happy to tell you all day long, no doubt. I’m that bad.
Ok, so you have the plants picked out, the hardscape in place, and even some evening lighting, but you still feel something is missing from your garden. Chances are, it’s a little bit o’ character, and a smile! The garden is meant to be a soothing place, but we must never forget, it’s also about affirming life.
I’ve gone back and forth so many times about doing a post on my grocery shopping budget. I love reading what other people are doing to stay on a budget, how much they spend on groceries, where they shop and how they save money.