Monthly Archives: February 2013

Breeding Skillets

I think the skillets have been breeding in my lower kitchen cabinets. I pulled out all my pots and pans to install an extra shelf in the lower kitchen cabinet, and I counted 16 skillets of various types and sizes – … Continue reading

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The Snow Princess – Third Installment

This is the final installment of a three-part fairy story. See previous two posts for the full story. If you read this to a child, or even if you didn’t, I’d love your feedback! So together, the Snow Princess, Mr. … Continue reading

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The Snow Princess – Part Two

This is the second part of a three installment fairy story. Please see previous post for the beginning of this “Once upon a time…” Then one day, someone awesome arrived at the palace.  He was like no one they had … Continue reading

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The Snow Princess — Part One

This is the first of three installments of a fairy story I wrote several years ago for my two great-neices. I read it to a Thursday morning Bible study group this Valentines Day (see previous post for more details). Like … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is the special day that couples to celebrate their love for one another, and I’m blessed to have a special someone who loves me. But love comes in all kinds of packages. I was recently reminded of a … Continue reading

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Lessons from a Salt Shaker

Today, I discovered that one of my treasured wedding gifts is damaged. It is a modest saltshaker, glass with a plastic top. Some pieces of the top have chipped out so that it now delivers a stream of salt rather … Continue reading

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Special Anniversary — Three Year Cancer Survivor!

What a special day today is! I’m celebrating three years as a breast cancer survivor. Three years of blessings and love and more time with family and friends. Three years of seeing new dreams come true, new opportunities present themselves, … Continue reading

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