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In God’s Pocket…

The closing song had ended and the church service was over when I saw  her maneuvering her walker and determinedly making her way to me across the sanctuary. It was at a slower pace than in years past. Time has a way with all of us. She pulled out a plain, manila folder. In it… Continue reading In God’s Pocket…

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The Last House Bathroom Remodel Part 2

On Friday I shared with you our  master bathroom remodel in our last home. You can see the before photos here….. Looking back at the photos I relived all the work we did! Nothing good comes easy! To save money we did the following ourselves: all the deconstruction, and cleanup, installation of all the lighting,… Continue reading The Last House Bathroom Remodel Part 2

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The Last House Bathroom Remodel Part One

Seems like all we have been doing in our new home is fixing things…. broken air unit, leaky windows, dripping faucets. It’s definitely not too exciting or inspirational, but needful, for sure. We haven’t been able to start any fun projects yet, but I’ll be sure to share when we do! So, I thought I’d… Continue reading The Last House Bathroom Remodel Part One


The Last Taste of Summer…

I was in Trader Joe’s a few days ago. Seems like I frequent that store at least once a week or more. You know you’re in a store often when other customer’s start asking you where products are located and you know! I must look like I work there!  Anyway, I spotted this “last taste… Continue reading The Last Taste of Summer…

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Keeping Those Autumn Mums Alive!

I was in Costco the other day (went in for five things, came out with ten!) when these Costco size Mums caught my eye. They’re HUGE and for only $13.99 a piece, I picked up two to place in my backyard pots. Now to keep them alive, that is the question!  On Pinterest today, I… Continue reading Keeping Those Autumn Mums Alive!