Your 15 year old daughter calls you while you are at work in need of her social security card to apply for a summer job. With ease and confidence you guide her to locating it by telling her to go look in the top drawer of filing cabinet, in a blue folder with her name […]
I started baking our own bread almost 20 years ago and I’ve tried a gaboodle of recipes since then. Most of them have long since been forgotten (like that dreaded denim jumper that I felt obligated to wear as a homeschool mom), but there’s this one recipe that has stood the test of time… Whether […]
Soon after we started blogging, Candy and I realized that well, basically, we don’t have a monopoly on quality information. “Duh!”, right?! So we scouted around for people we knew to join us on-board as “Baristas.” Step 1: check!
Welcome to Coffee and Conversation #38! It’s been a crazy, busy week (just like all of them, right?!). And because it’s so easy to get discouraged when you get super busy…we’re highlighting spiritual encouragement this week! Speaking of encouragement…don’t forget to enter our latest giveaway. It ends tonight at midnight! Feature time! 1. Why I […]
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We got the first newspaper story in 2013, a clipping from a USAToday article. She asked us to build it for her as a Christmas gift. The article got buried under bills and correspondence to answer. We got the 2nd clipping in the fall of 2014, and finally got on it.
I don’t want to add to your mom guilt or make your to-do list more complicated. (You already juggle jobs, and children, extra activities and homework and the demands of a busy family.) But I’d like to call your attention to a problem that shows up looking more like an attractive package than the risky trap that it […]
As a new and young mom, I used to roll my eyes (most of the time to myself) when people would say “Enjoy these days, they fly by so quickly…” so I wouldn’t dare use that phrase in a letter to a younger me. But here is what I would want to communicate…
You know it by now…we LOVE spring! And most likely it’s in full swing wherever you are! In the springtime, we love getting outdoors…to the park, to visit friends, playing in the yard, being out and about…whatever ‘Course, when it’s time to come home sweet home, there’s nothing more welcoming than a colorful ring of color adorning the […]
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