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Monthly Archives: May 2014

A Gift.

“Children bring much joy to marriage. The older you get and the more you mature, the more you realize that every other ‘thing’ we strive after in this life is fleeting and will pass away. It is our children that are lasting gifts that will keep forever. We can take them into eternity with us….

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Mission of Motherhood

“Sometimes I feel like if you just watch things, just sit still and let the world exist in front of you – sometimes I swear that just for a second time freezes and the world pauses in its tilt. Just for a second. And if you somehow found a way to live in that second,…

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A Spot of Serenity

“Who fed me from her gentle breast and hushed me in her arms to rest, And on my cheek sweet kisses prest? My Mother.” -Ann Taylor     A sense of gentle calmness and sweet peace in a whirlwind of crazy, loud, noisy, messy, wonderful, busy life … I’m always amazed at how great our…

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{DIY} Food Wrap

Like many moms, I have a thing against plastic in the kitchen. Plastic dishes, plastic food wrap, plastic sippy cups … if I could get rid of all plastic and just use glass {which I am trying to do – however, a ceramic tile kitchen floor is proving to me that I will have to…

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Mother’s Day

“Homes are tremendously powerful places, because they are where people come from. There is no more important thing that you could be doing. You do not go home to hide from the world, you go home to change it.” Rachel Jankovic {mothers day 2014} Yes, some are in their p.j’s and  rubber boots … we…

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