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Monthly Archives: February 2016

Sacred & Holy Trust

“Oh that God would give every mother a vision of the glory and splendor of the work that is given to her when a babe is place in her bosom to be nursed and trained! Could she have but one glimpse in to the future of that life as it reaches on into eternity; could…

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Cake & Tea

“Life, my brethren, is like plum-cake. In some the plums are all on the top, and we eat them gayly, till we suddenly find they are gone. In others the plums sink to the bottom, and we look for them in vain as we go on, and often come to them when it is too…

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{DIY} Oatmeal Chamomile Bath Soak

Sometimes the most appealing projects to me are the ones that can be done right in my own kitchen, during nap time, without having to spend money or require my leaving the house. This is not the season for me to be leaving the home very often. Certainly, I do not mind that much. I…

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  She just turned 12. My sweet, lovely firstborn. What a blessing she has been in our lives. Kind. Honest. Hard working. Quiet natured. Loving to her little siblings. She has, and always has been, a first rate helper to me. My right hand girl. I can’t believe she’s already 12 years old as it…

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