Summer Sabbatical 2014

summer sabbatical

We’re putting up the laptops and breaking out the flip-flops (and the chocolate)!

The thought of taking a blogging sabbatical was foreign to us until a few weeks ago. A blogger Lisa follows announced her return from a sabbatical after working for four months writing two posts a week. Continue reading

Two friends striving to be faithful women of God and excellent wives.

We Bought a House!

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That’s right, we’re officially home owners now! Well, as much of an ‘owner’ as we can be this side of Heaven.

We started looking for houses seriously about a year ago. We were inspired by several families from our church who moved into the surrounding neighborhood to better reach the community. And our particular house just so happens to be a mile from the Kieklaks and two miles from my work. Major bonuses! Continue reading

Lover of all things sweet…my husband, our twins +1, our adorable cocker spaniel, and Reese’s peanut butter cups. But I know none sweeter than the name of Jesus.

Gluten Free Review: Thai Kitchen Peanut Noodle Kit

I can’t believe it’s already June – time for another gluten free review!

I’ve reviewed a lot of snack foods and deserts, so I thought I’d find something a little more substantial. Steve & I eat a lot of asian food because it’s easy to make gluten free, so when I was picking up some soy sauce last week, I noticed this boxed meal with a helpful little gluten free label right on the front of the box.

gf thai peanut noodles Continue reading

Explorer & adventurer – mostly through scratches of ink on a page – I enjoy my husband, our twin boys, our boisterous German shepherd, and strive to live for the glory of God.

Scripture Memory

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As a Christian, there are few things more important than God’s Word. In Joshua 1:8, we’re told to meditate on it day and night:

“This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success.”

It’s God’s Word that directs our paths, and acts as a compass for our decisions big and small. In his Word, we discover his character, his nature, and his law. Continue reading

Explorer & adventurer – mostly through scratches of ink on a page – I enjoy my husband, our twin boys, our boisterous German shepherd, and strive to live for the glory of God.