Monthly Archives: December 2012

Merry Christmas

“Then pealed the bells more loud and deep: ‘God is not dead, nor doth he sleep; The wrong shall fail, the right prevail, With peace on earth, good will to men.’” ~I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day Henry Wadsworth … Continue reading

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How Dare They?

I have a special relationship with snow. I grew up in Canada with more snow than most sane people can handle. And I loved it. I love the smell of snow, the look of snow, snow games and snow treats. … Continue reading

Posted in around town, Honesty of Children, scaring the neighbors, weather | 5 Comments

Drops of Awesome

This post has been in my heart and on my mind for over a year now. I’ve talked about it. I’ve prayed about it. I’ve taught about it. I was waiting for the right time to post about it and … Continue reading

Posted in aspirations, beauty, faith, get serious | 778 Comments

Rule Breakers

I was surprised to see so many humans inside Target. The requirements for admittance are clearly marked.

Posted in around town, shopping, signs, television | 3 Comments

Some Ways to Help Now

Julie Meulemans has posted some great ways you can directly help the survivors and families affected by last week’s unspeakable events. Please pop over there and see if there’s something you can do.

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What do you do when the world seems full of darkness? Fill it with light. I had the talk with my kids today – the “bad people exist and there’s nothing we can do about them but there’s something we … Continue reading

Posted in get serious, not feelin' the funny | 44 Comments