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~ The Cost of a Baby ~

‘How much do babies cost?’ said he The other night upon my knee; And then I said: ‘They cost a lot;   A lot of watching by a cot, A lot of sleepless hours and care, A lot of heartache and despair, A lot of fear and trying dread, And sometimes many tears are shed […]

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Keep Sunday Special

“People still really value their time together and make use of it. Sundays are a precious resource and one that needs to be safeguarded and protected.” -John Ashcroft   Do you keep Sunday’s special for your family? Although stores are now open on Sunday and most have forgotten this day for its Christian roots (and […]

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The Simple Life {New Year}

    And suddenly, it is 2021 – a new year. As the freshy fallen snow lays around us, covering our world in a beautiful blanket of white, this new year is spread before us. Yet, before we embrace the new year, let us thank God for the blessings of the old year … yes, […]

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Solitary as {Eagle-Men}

The one who will fly, as an eagle does, into the higher levels where cloudless sky abides, and live in the sunshine of God, must be content to live a comparatively lonely life.” – Streams in the Desert           The air was still as the day began to fade ever so […]

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Pressure Canning: A Think Ahead Lifestyle

“Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise: Which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, Provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest.” ~ Proverbs 6:6-8   In recent weeks, I have been asked quite a few questions about pressure canning. I suppose this past year […]

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