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For This Child I Prayed

1 Samuel 27 - For this child I prayed After falling down a flight of stairs when I was 15 years old, I endured a chronic back injury that left me in daily pain. My doctor told me that I should not get pregnant because I would risk being paralyzed from the waist down. The… Continue reading For This Child I Prayed

family, Health and Wellness

Fun Nite Meal

My hubby and I have celebrated our marriage every Thursday for over 18 years. This week for funnite we made something we have never made before for our date night: Smoothies! After ditching sugar for 21 days, this was the perfect "feel good" dinner. Frozen bananas, frozen strawberries, fresh kale, vanilla stevia and almond milk.… Continue reading Fun Nite Meal

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Toddler Tantrum

After a 20-minute battle of constant crying and temper tantrums from my 2-year old, I was out of ideas to calm her down. You would think that after raising five kids through this phase, I would have a treasure box full of gems to solve any problem, right? Well, six times in I will be… Continue reading Toddler Tantrum

family, Food for the Soul, gluten-free, Health and Wellness, Recipes

Sabbath Day Baking

After a season of transition with work and homeschool, baking has become a luxury! Yesterday was the best Sabbath Day ever! I spent time with my family, got dirty in the kitchen with my kids, and I finally got to enjoy time baking! So, first on my list was mock wheat bread that is grain-free… Continue reading Sabbath Day Baking

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Birthday Week…

This week is BIRTHDAY WEEK at our house! We set aside a whole week of good eats to celebrate birthdays (although lately, we run more like two weeks by the time we get to finish it all!) This week, we are celebrating the birth of our third blessing. Oh...I remember that pregnancy like yesterday. I… Continue reading Birthday Week…