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Giveaway #2 – The Winner Is …

Sorry I haven’t posted much this week, but I’ve been a bit busy. I do appreciate all who took the time to come by and enter the giveaway for the DVD of The Grace Card. It’s really a great movie, and I hope you all get a chance to see it at some point. :)…

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Giveaway #2 – The Grace Card

My husband and I recently ordered The Grace Card through our Netflix DVD membership, and decided to sit down to watch it the other night.  (Unfortunately, it is not available to stream at the moment) To begin with, we thought it was going to be a bit of a flop due to the acting (a…

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Do You Believe?

Derek and I love to watch movies together. It’s a great way to not only relax and let our worries go for a while, but it almost always it leads us into great discussions, which in turn prolongs our “couple time.” Win, win! :) I just discovered that another film is being released (today!) from…

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The Starling Stump

This is our Starling stump – tall and proud, and entwined with honeysuckle vines. Hanging from the wooden arm is a tiny little birdhouse with a very small honeycomb styled bees nest in it, and hidden amidst the honeysuckle is a little garden fairy water gauge, to show us how much rain we’ve had so…

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Longing For True Community

Glenn Beck posted his thoughts on the new movie McFarland, USA over on his Facebook page yesterday, and something he said struck a very sensitive chord of my heart. He said, “America isn’t Main Street USA. It is any street where the people are good, hard working and filled with those who celebrate the traditions…

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Freebies & Fun Days

I haven’t done a freebie post in a while, so I thought I would take some time today to post a few that I have seen, and to let you know about the upcoming Free Cone Day at Dairy Queen. Who doesn’t love ice cream? Tomorrow, March 16, Dairy Queen will be having their Free…