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Quote of the Week

“God’s gifts put man’s best dreams to shame.”                                                       ~ Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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Doing Nothing Together

Mark says: “We need to do this more often.” That’s what I said to Jill yesterday morning as we spread out a blanket on the grass along the shore of Lake Michigan.  The International students we were hosting really wanted … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Constant criticism makes people bitter.  Constructive criticism makes people better.”                                                                 … Continue reading

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Fantastic Food: Cauliflower Rice

When my daughter mentioned that she’d made cauliflower rice, I admit that it didn’t even sound good.  Of course, at that time, I wasn’t motivated to change my eating like I am now post-cancer. I was at her house one … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Comparison robs us of the joy of obedience.”                                                                 … Continue reading

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“God wants Prodigal Parents — not ‘perfect parents': Lavish in love, Extravagant in Truth, Big Spenders of Grace.”                                             … Continue reading

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“If our country is worth dying for in time of war, let us resolve that it is truly worth living for in time of peace.”                                 … Continue reading

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“A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society.”                                     … Continue reading

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“Our goal as parents:  we must not transfer power too early, even if our children take us daily to the battlefield.”                                         … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“When your past calls, don’t answer.  It has nothing new to say.”                                                          … Continue reading

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“The most precious jewels you’ll ever have around your neck are the arms of your children.”                                                 … Continue reading

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“True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic.  It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever the cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever the cost.”                     … Continue reading

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No More Perfect Bloggers

Okay so last Thursday wasn’t the Third Thursday. But I thought it was. I’m still claiming chemo brain anytime I can! After all, I need to get as much mileage out of that considering all I went through last year … Continue reading

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