Category Archives: Practical Life

Daughters

Precious bundles handed to me in pink blankets, cute outfits and hair bows, tea parties, dolls and dress up. That’s what I think of. Tantrums, drama, fussing and whining mixes in here and there, but even so the memories are … Continue reading

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Who I am

“For you are a people holy to the Lord your God. The Lord your God has chosen you to be a people forHis treasured possession, out of all the peoples who are on the face of the earth.” ‭‭Deuteronomy‬ ‭7:6‬ … Continue reading

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Hunger

No not because of the diet. Although I will say eating less takes effort …and more water and gum! Several times I’ve wandered to the pantry to see what’s there, stared blankly and realized whatever I thought I was looking … Continue reading

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D I E T…

That 4 letter word… the thought of it makes me grumpy. But there is no more avoiding the fact that it’s time. No matter how healthy I eat, how carefully I choose, if I don’t watch how many calorices I … Continue reading

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Anxious Thoughts

“When my anxious thoughts multiply within me, Your comforts delight me.”Psalm 94:19 Oh how I stress… worry, fret and think on things round and round. Seems some parts of the month are easy and joyful while others are harder and … Continue reading

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Growth in 2017

I can’t say this year started off smoothly, but none the less it’s been good …because of growth- painful growth. Several transitions regarding our grown kids, brought us upheaval. This is necessary… this is right, but not easy. And I … Continue reading

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Warning Signs

Several times I have parked in the same “visitor spaces” at my son’s apartment complex. They appeared to be safe even for downtown Atlanta. Until… my car window was smashed, damaging my door and briefcase was stolen along with another … Continue reading

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