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God and Sinners Reconciled

The windowsill over my kitchen sink is a sacred place for me.  It is full of mementos and photos of significant things and people in my life.  Its jam packed with reminders of things and people that I am praying for.  I’ve realized that it’s the best place to keep such reminders because of the […]

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It’s The Little Victories

Ok, ok. Don’t fall off your chairs or anything. I have been on a bit of a blogging “hiatus.” I guess that would be quite an understatement, since my last post was from February. Oh well, such is life. And today is a new day and I’m ready to get rolling again. We have had […]

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Swimsuit Therapy

I made my first trip to the pool this week.  Jeff has Monday’s off, so we loaded up everyone and headed out for a day of fun in the sun. I am a little overwhelmed by the amount of gear it takes to get four kids and two grown ups adequately equipped for the pool.  […]

The Right Tool for the Job

I am hopelessly unorganized. There. I admit it. Its out there in the universe for you all to see… I am unavoidably messy. Yup. I leave my clothes in a pile at the EXACT spot where I took them off. And they will remain there for quite some time. I am perpetually distracted. I find […]

A Mile In Her Shoes

I had an interesting experience last week. I went to visit an incredible ministry at Hosanna Lutheran Church in Lakeville.  Once a week, they provide a free meal, open to anyone in our community who might need it.  They serve people food, have clothing and household items for them to select from, have a service […]


Rain, rain… go away… come again some other day. I’ve been singing this song a lot lately. Not that I have a problem with actual rain.  I quite enjoy a nice little rainstorm.  The pitter patter of the drops falling on the windows.  The lightning flashes and thunder rolls.  These things are comforting and soothing […]