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Surprising Reflection, Lovely Shadow, Dusky Light, #1000Gifts

8 January 2015 As I stood talking to Daddy, and trying to remember some important details, I kept getting frustrated with the “Mama” that was repeatedly coming from N2. “Oh my gosh, what??” I couldn’t figure it out what in … Continue reading

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Graces from People You Love #1000Gifts

Wednesday is trash day. I hate the trash. I mean, despise with the passion of a few billion fiery suns, hate. No matter how careful I am about keeping myself on the outside of the bag, I always seem to … Continue reading

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A Thing in Your Bag, Your Fridge, Your Heart #1000Gifts

6 January 2015 Made the mistake of not hanging up my purse out of baby’s reach. “It’s just one piece of chocolate she got out. How adorable, no big deal”, you say. You didn’t see the explosion of items on … Continue reading

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A Thing You’re Reading, Making, Seeing #1000Gifts

5 January 2015 Lemme just say I didn’t intend to make my blog based on the #1000gifts challenge by Ann Voskamp. But I’ve been pleasantly surprised how I’ve been able to speak what’s in my heart through these challenges. Coincidence? … Continue reading

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Old, New, Blue #1000Gifts

4 January 2015 Today started out frustrating (as EVERY Sunday does without fail) but then I got to church and it was like ice water to a parched throat on a hot day (as it is EVERY Sunday without fail) … Continue reading

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Graces Overheard #1000Gifts

3 January 2015 Husband to N2: “Here you go, you can have the rest…” I’m gonna be completely honest here: I have NEVER seen anyone as selfless and patient as my husband. I sometimes stare at him in awe and … Continue reading

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Outside, Inside, On a Plate #1000Gifts

2 January 2015 Today, while feeling icky, I had to drag two kids to a boring taupe-infested government building for something that should have taken half an hour, tops. Took 90 minutes bc of printer issues. And it was raining … Continue reading

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3 Gifts Heard #1000Gifts

1 January  2015

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#1000Gifts

Ann Voskamp has a book called 1000 Gifts (I have it but haven’t read it yet) and she has a daily challenge that helps you find 1000 gifts to thank God for during the year (we all could be more … Continue reading

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