Monthly Archives: April 2008

Laurel’s Chicken Pot Pie

P-Dub is giving away a KitchenAid stand mixer today, my friends. Oh how I yearn to win! To enter, you just have to post a recipe. The winner will be chosen by a random number generator, but since she might … Continue reading

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At Shaw Nature Reserve – Part 3

We were witness to many of the glories of the handiwork of our Lord! A nice view near the beginning of our walk – We believe these are bluebells of some kind. Anyway, they look like blue bells. Except when … Continue reading

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At Shaw Nature Reserve – Part 2

Ellie is becoming a young lady, isn’t she? I think one of the reasons she enjoys hanging out with GracieT is that she’s light enough to carry around – unlike her own baby brother! The stepping stones were a big … Continue reading

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Our Afternoon at Shaw Nature Reserve – Part 1

As I mentioned in my late night/early morning post, we spent yesterday afternoon at Shaw Nature Reserve in Gray Summit. It was our first visit, and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Especially fun was the fact that we went with other … Continue reading

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What a Hike!

We had a wonderful afternoon with some of our Believer’s Bible Chapel family at Shaw Nature Reserve. I’d like to post a few favorites individually later, but for now, here’s a slideshow!

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Big Boy

He’s loving being outside! This shot is from Friday 25

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Mom could make a gourmet meal…

out of just cornbread and beans… We work to give faith hands and feet, and pray we’ll give it wings. Name the artist and song that inspired the text for this post!

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A wee bit cheesy, but I’m ok with that

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More quakin’

I find it amusing that the one at 4.30 am wakes me up, but I miss the one at 10.14am. It was a 4.6′er. I guess you know now that our house is busier at 10.15 than at 4.30! There … Continue reading

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Did you feel it??

We just experienced our first earthquake. About 25 minutes after we felt it, we found confirmation it was not our imagination – a 5.4 near West Salem, IL (around 130 miles away). At this distance, what we felt was pretty … Continue reading

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