Monthly Archives: December 2012

What do you seek?

I journal in spurts; always very early in the morning when my home is quiet and my time is mine to spend as I like. This time around it had been a while since my last entry. I’d had a … Continue reading

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Spanish Breakfast for Christmas Eve Dinner

MERRY CHRISTMAS EVE! Tomorrow is the big day. What are you doing today to prepare? I always put a lot of planning into Christmas dinner, hoping to have next to nothing to do on the big day. That means the … Continue reading

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The Scent of Christmas Memories

I smell it.  It’s as if I’ve taken a deep breath and the beautiful scent of a cold German winter day has rushed through my senses.  Perhaps, if I close my eyes,

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A Christmas Question

Every year, our homeschool group puts on a Christmas recital/concert/talent show/program thing. Any student who wants to be involved can do so in whatever fashion they wish. Many of them sing or perform on instruments, there have been a few … Continue reading

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A very short entry on the events of today 12/14/12

Sometimes the brain can’t comprehend. It can’t think of words that speak the thoughts and emotions that are roiling around, fighting for some kind of equilibrium, to somehow make sense of the senseless. I don’t think I’ll be talking about … Continue reading

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It’s a Question of Grace

“It’s false doctrine which teaches God’s grace as continual forgiveness for continual sin… The grace that the Lord has given us is the power to walk by His Spirit.” ~ Rick Joyner, There Were Two Trees in the Garden “My … Continue reading

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The Amazing Cheese Ball

As promised, The Most Amazing Cheese Ball You Have Ever Had In Your Whole Mouth! Seriously, I made a double sized cheese ball, and it went twice as fast as the herb one. And the herb one was good!

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Orange Cranberry Sauce and a Plea for Help

Well, I think I’ve recovered from Thanksgiving, how about you? It’s time to dive into Christmas! Luckily, I doubled recipes like mashed potatoes, wild rice dressing and cranberry sauce, so those things are ready for the big day. Although, I’ve … Continue reading

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