52 Reasons to Create

52 Reasons to Create

This year my New Year’s Resolution is to create and share a simple, quick creative project each week. Why? I love Pinterest! In fact, I’ve been gaining inspiration from Pinterest for years now. Only problem: that’s it–getting inspired. This is...
Heritage Bookmark

Heritage Bookmark

Why Because our boys are grown and I have become quite rebellious toward the American culture of supporting retailers during the Christmas season, I wanted to come up with a way to succinctly share the major lesson learned this last year. A tassel was chosen because...
Reflections on Christmas Gifts

Reflections on Christmas Gifts

I grew up in a home where Christmas gifts were prolific. In fact, we would often begin opening presents before breakfast and continue opening throughout much of the day, stopping briefly for a quick lunch, only to return to opening more presents. As a child, this was...
The Christmas Book Flood

The Christmas Book Flood

The #1 Christmas present in the world’s third most literary country, Iceland, is . . . a book! “In fact, it’s considered a total flop Christmas if you do not get a book!” ( Yrsa Sigurdardottir, prolific Iceland author.) In Iceland, Christmas is about honoring your...
How Do I Know I Have a Relationship with Jesus?

How Do I Know I Have a Relationship with Jesus?

Yesterday my husband posed this question at his Bible study. I could not stop thining about it. Here’s my reply: Let me re-phrase the question to “How do I know I have a relationship with God?” Now, on to definitions: Relationship: The state of being related...

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