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I was nominated for the Liebster Award!

Hi there! It has been awhile since I last paid attention to my blog. Life and all our family activities had overtaken the only spec of time I could sit down and write. Lots of wonderful and exciting things did happen while I have been gone and I plan to…

Caption this Photo!

This is a good one! There’s a funny story behind this photo. We recently went on a trip to North Carolina to visit family. It was a very long road trip with two kids, as you can imagine. My son, who is eight, would fall asleep off and…

June Free Printables: Bible Verse Package

Welcome back friends! I have decided to change things up a bit. My blog is now going on four months old and I am very happy with it’s progress so far. However, I would love more visitors, traffic and subscribers… don’t we all? So, I…

Young at Heart: Tales from an Adult Coloring Book Lifer

Coloring as a kid As a child, I can remember coloring wonderful masterpieces in my favorite coloring books. I would be surrounded by mountains of vibrant colors of crayons… red, blue, yellow, and green oh my! The smell of wax present upon my fingertips and pages.  I sometimes found myself…

May 10 Believe

The definition of ‘Believe’ according to dictionary.com is: to have confidence in the truth, the existence, or the reliability of something, although without absolute proof that one is right in doing so to have confidence or faith in the truth of (a positive assertion, story, etc.); give…