Life

Bedrooms

Since Dearest Carl and I have been looking for a house, I’ve been especially particular about what interior decorating things I look for. And in my searching around for ideas, I’ve found lots of pictures of attic bedrooms! Aren’t they pretty? They look so cozy, like the perfect place to curl up with a book and a cup of tea …

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Gifting, Life

Gift Guide: For Him

As you’ve probably figured out by now, I’m a big fan of nice, yet inexpensive gifts. However, those kinds of gifts can be hard to find! Usually, around Christmastime, those gifts end up being the bulk of your stocking stuffers. Well, this year we can welcome back the Christmas Gift Guides, to help you with ideas for inexpensive gifts for …

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Holiday, Life

Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! Next to Christmas, Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. There is so much tradition and so many memories associated with it! Once I wrote a poem about it in the shape of a pumpkin and I’d copy it here for you except that it’s deep inside the bowels of one of my memory boxes. And though I love you, …

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Life, What We're Eating

What We’re Eating

After a stormy day yesterday, it sure is pretty this morning! This week, as an experiment, Dearest Carl is taking over the cooking! The menu is brought to you by him. 🙂 Monday: Roasted Red Pepper SoupTuesday: Leftover SoupWednesday: Wraps and ChipsThursday: California Sandwich and ChipsFriday: Pita Sandwiches, Pomegranates and Grapes Doesn’t that all sound delicious? I can’t wait. 🙂 You are loved …

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Life, What We're Eating

What We’re Eating

I hope everyone’s weekend was restful and refreshing! Mine was! I got some great fellowship, some great teaching and for the first time in married life, broccoli in my refrigerator. I’ve been looking forward to this week’s menu all weekend! Lots of new things to try! 🙂 Monday: Panera Style Broccoli and Cheddar SoupTuesday: Leftover soup (so I can watch Downton …

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