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Lavender Turns One

These past few weeks have been filled with cake, frosting and lots of ice cream as we celebrated three birthdays in less than a week … Lavender’s first birthday was the beginning of the celebrations … and although it was bittersweet, as all birthdays are when the first year ends, we had a sweet, quiet…

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Tea {with the Goats}

              For the past week, we have all been outside until the sun sets, living, reading, getting to know the goats, fixing up the fences, building a milking stand … {my poor children have been soaking up so much glorious sun that some of the girls have a bad…

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Welcome, Spring.

 ~~~ Don’t forget to enter for a chance to win the A-B-C Say it With Me dvd! ~~~~ Also, use the code “gigi20″ and you will receive 20%% off your order from Moore Family Films until the end of March. ______________________________________________ “The day the Lord created hope was probably the same day he created Spring.”…

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Blessings upon Blessings…

Children – are you seeing them truly as a blessing or a curse, an annoyance, a punishment, to your life? A recent conversation with some friends was, sadly, very eye-opening  …  each conversation was “me- focused”,  excluding their children, speaking of how they avoided doing things together as a family by serving their own needs…

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Dedicating Lavender

  She said, ‘Oh, my lord! As your soul lives, my lord, I am the woman who stood here beside you, praying to the LORD. “For this {child} I prayed, and the LORD has given me my petition which I asked of Him. So I have also dedicated him to the LORD; as long as…

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