Monthly Archives: March 2009

A Project

Jonathan purchased some additional shelving for our pantry and bathroom last week, and I was thrilled this afternoon when he got them installed for me. Of course, this meant that the task of re-organizing the pantry could no longer be … Continue reading

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Real-ness

First, check out this terrific post On Being Real. The whole subject of being Real is something that has been on my heart for the last few years. I know it’s come up here more than once. I think fake-ness … Continue reading

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Nobody’s Got It All Together

I’ve posted a video of this song before, but the Realness issue is on my heart today (see next post), and I found someone who had taken the time to type out the lyrics. Hope it blesses you! Jill Phillips … Continue reading

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Garden Visitors

Not sure what they’ll think if they come back tomorrow… Jonathan is going to till the garden today!

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Bargain Chocolate

A couple weeks ago, I dropped by Lowe’s to look at paint colors. We were on our way home from church, and J and the Blessings just read in the van while I ran in. I got myself a handful … Continue reading

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The return of old friends

I got to finish up the first bookcase today:I love the natural look of linseed oil as a finish. It preserves the beauty of the wood in such a lovely way. I joke sometimes about how I’m not allowed to … Continue reading

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A Great Visit

We were blessed to have Shawna and her Blessings visit us today! It was, of course, wonderful to see my dear friend, and it was fun to see the kids enjoy each other. I took several pictures of Miles, trying … Continue reading

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New Bookshelf – almost done

I mentioned that Jonathan bought wood for our new bookshelves the other day. Last night, Jonathan and Dad Smith got the first one put together. Hopefully, I’ll get it finished (using linseed oil) tomorrow. Here are the guys with their … Continue reading

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Been a while

I just checked and it’s been over a week since I’ve posted anything! Several of the things that have happened in the last week or so definitely deserve their own blog posts, but since I’m not sure when I’ll get … Continue reading

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Neat Frugal Tip

My friend Rachel linked to this post on saving money on groceries, and while I already put to use a lot of the great ideas, the last paragraph of this section caught my eye. I’d like to put this into … Continue reading

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