Category Archives: Lessons in Life

Christmas through the eyes of a 6 year-old

So far, the days leading up to the Christmas holiday have been filled with excitement, and also a few challenges.  Little Mouse is now 6 and she is filled with such excitement that it’s hard to not be in the … Continue reading

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We’re not left to sink

Our lesson in Bible class the other day was on how God’s children can trust Him.  The story was from Matthew 14:22-33. I challenge you to read it to refresh your memory, or to read it for the first time.  … Continue reading

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A lesson learned at the check-out counter

We were about to head out the door as a family to do the mundane task of grocery shopping.  Just as I was telling Little Mouse to get her shoes on, she said she wanted to color a picture for … Continue reading

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A lesson learned at 2 a.m.

I feel a tap on my shoulder and my eyes pop open.  There she is.  Couldn’t sleep and wants to snuggle in my bed.  I can’t say no, so I let her in.  I pull her into a hug and tell … Continue reading

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Homemade Greek Pizza

One of my fond memories of childhood were the nights my mom would make pizza, and we would all eat pizza while watching a movie in the living room.  It’s one of the things I now enjoy doing with my own … Continue reading

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It’s only hair

Last week I took the plunge and got it cut,…all of it!  While I do love long hair, and actually prefer it most of the time, I felt it was time for a change.  Not only that, but it was … Continue reading

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Unprocessed “Lunch Meat”

For a long time I felt really good about where we were on our journey to eat less processed food. Then one day I realized that we were still eating a very processed food every day… lunch meat. We would … Continue reading

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