Category Archives: Homemaking

1,000 Weeds

Priorities. We set them—then we tweak them. We love them—then we hate them.  We categorize them—we even judge others by them.  I knew a woman who, during pregnancy, reserved her caffeine allotment for chocolate.  Now **that’s** a priority! As I set foot … Continue reading

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God Made Girls.

= – = God is Good: He made the world; And to top it off, God made Girls! = – = Goo’s and Giggles Soon will give way, To Glitter and Grammar, And a **lot** to say! = – = … Continue reading

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Rom-Com

= – = This romantic comedy I call Life, Has an interesting title: “Mother and Wife.” = – = In our suburban home, We stayed alive: We were happy and busy: A cast of five: = – = The dad … Continue reading

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Feminism, Shmemm-inism

Today I learned I didn’t get the job I was interviewed for. It cut a bit, but I’ll heal. And this is just the beginning; I’d better buck up. Even as I exited that interview, I realized I’d better show … Continue reading

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“Where Grace is in Place”

  Jeff VanVonderen wrote Families Where Grace is in Place. My friend posted a synopsis from libertyforcaptives.com. Here’s my [family ~ job ~ school ~ church], one minute version: Ten Signs of a Grace-Filled [Group] 1.) Out-loud affirming (vs. out-loud … Continue reading

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Al Dente

I don’t make homemade lasagna anymore.  But did know that the frilly-edged sheets are cooked twice, so the first time you’d better stop at al dente (underdone). [Tidbit: Al dente is from Italian: “to the tooth.”] Today I was painting our home’s … Continue reading

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You Wife, You!

  “The heart of her husband safely trusts her; so he will have no lack of gain.  She does him good and not evil all the days of her life.”   Newsflash:  she only “does him good and not evil” … Continue reading

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